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English definition of “make up”

make up

(also make it up) phrasal verb with make     /meɪk/ verb (made, made)
to forgive someone and be friendly with them again after an argument or disagreement: They kissed and made up, as usual. We often quarrel but we always make it up soon after.Making and accepting apologies
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