Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “make sth of sth”

make sth of sth

verb uk phrasal verb with make   /meɪk/ (made, made) us  
make enough, much, more, etc. of sth to give a particular level of value or importance to something: You should make more of your IT skills on the application form. I think we make too much of the benefits of Western society.
(Definition of make sth of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of make sth of sth?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Translations of “make sth of sth”

Word of the Day

first:

(a person or thing) coming before all others in order, time, amount, quality, or importance

Word of the Day

Countability – grammar codes

by Dom Glennon​​,
November 26, 2014
Advices and informations Have you ever noticed strange codes in square brackets on entries in Cambridge Dictionaries Online and wondered what they mean? These are grammar codes, giving you a brief summary of how that word behaves grammatically. More information can be obtained by hovering your cursor over the code, and there’s

Read More 

ped-text verb

November 24, 2014
to text someone while walking I’m ped-texting, I’m looking down at my phone, 75 percent of the time.

Read More