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make sb/sth up

phrasal verb with make uk   us   /meɪk/ verb (made, made)
to put make-up on someone's face, to improve or change its appearance: For the movie, they made him up as an Indian.
Translations of “make sb/sth up”
in Chinese (Traditional) (為…)化妝, (給…)化裝…
in Chinese (Simplified) (为…)化妆, (给…)化装…
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