Meaning of “make sense” in the English Dictionary

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"make sense" in American English

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make sense

to be clear and easy to understand:

This last paragraph doesn’t make any sense.
makes sense

Someone who makes sense is reasonable or shows good judgment:

Everything he said made sense – I'd definitely vote for him.
It makes sense to pay off your debts before you start trying to save money.

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