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English definition of “make a/your mark (on sth)”

make a/your mark (on sth)

C2 to have an important effect on something: Daniel didn't work here for very long , but he definitely made his mark on the place .Affecting and influencing
(Definition of make a/your mark (on sth) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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