make to do sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “make to do sth” in the English Dictionary

"make to do sth" in British English

See all translations

make to do sth

formal If you make to do something, you are just going to do it when something ​interrupts you: I made to ​leave but she called me back.
(Definition of make to do sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “make to do sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 正想做(而被打断)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 正想做(而被打斷)…