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English definition of “have (all) the makings of sth”

have (all) the makings of sth

to seem likely to develop into something: She has the makings of a great violinist.PotentialHoping and hopefulness
(Definition of have (all) the makings of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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