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make sth up

(PREPARE)
準備
phrasal verb with make /meɪk/ verb (made)
to prepare or arrange something by putting different things together
準備;安排;整理
Could you make up a list of all the things that need to be done?
你能否將要做的所有事情列張清單?
He asked the man behind the counter to make up a box with a mixed selection of chocolates.
他請售貨員把多種巧克力拼湊起來,放好在盒子裡。
The maid will make up your room later.
服務員稍後將打掃您的房間。
Preparing
specialized to produce or prepare something from cloth
(用布)縫製,製作
We could use the rest of the material to make up some curtains.
我們可以用剩下的布料做些窗簾。
Creating and producingInventing, designing and innovation
specialized If you make up a page, book or newspaper, you arrange the text and pictures in the form in which they will be printed.
為(頁面、書或報紙)排版
Printing and word processing
If you make up a bed for someone, you put sheets and covers on a bed so that they have a place to sleep in your home.
鋪床
Preparing
UK If you make up a fire, you prepare it or put more wood or coal on it when it is burning.
生(火);給(火)添柴(或煤)
Starting fires
Translations of “make sth up”
in Russian выдумывать…
in Turkish yalan yanlış şeyler söylemek/yazmak, uydurmak, yakıştırmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 准备, 安排, 整理…
in Polish zmyślać coś…
(Definition of make sth up phrasal verb, verb (PREPARE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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