Meaning of “make for something” in the English Dictionary

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"make for something" in American English

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make for somethingphrasal verb

make for something phrasal verb (CREATE)

to be one thing, or the most important thing, that causes something:

Everyone agreed that filming inside a chocolate factory would make for good television.

(Definition of “make for something” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)