Meaning of “make for somewhere/something” in the English Dictionary

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"make for somewhere/something" in American English

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make for somewhere/something

phrasal verb with make us /meɪk/ verb past tense and past participle made /meɪd/


to go directly toward someone or something:

They split up and the man made for the subway.

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