Definition of “make it up to sb” - English Dictionary

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“make it up to sb” in British English

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make it up to sb

to do something good for someone you have upset, in order to become friends with them again:

I'm sorry we can't take you with us, but I promise I'll make it up to you somehow.

(Definition of “make it up to sb” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)