Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Definición de “made up” en inglés

made up

adjective uk   /ˌmeɪdˈʌp/ us  

made up adjective (APPEARANCE)

[after verb] wearing make-up: She's always very heavily made up (= wearing a lot of make-up).

made up adjective (INVENTED)

A made-up story or report has been invented and is untrue: [before noun] made-up stories

made up adjective (HAPPY)

[after verb] UK Northern English informal very happy about something good that has happened: I was made up when she offered me the job.
(Definition of made up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de made up
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Palabra del día

white Christmas

a Christmas when it snows

Palabra del día

Cleavage proves divisive in Cambridge’s words of 2014

by Alastair Horne,
December 19, 2014
​​​​ Other dictionaries may choose faddish novelties as their words of the year, but here at Cambridge, we like to do something different. We look for the words that have seen sudden surges in searches over the course of the year – words that have been baffling users of English and driven them

Aprende más 

cinderella surgery noun

December 15, 2014
cosmetic surgery to the feet We have all heard of people having nose jobs, boob jobs and liposuction – but now a new trend growing in popularity in America: Cinderella surgery.

Aprende más