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English definition of “be the making of sb”

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be the making of sb

If something is the making of someone, it develops in them good qualities and characteristics that might not have developed without it: Five years in the army - that'll be the making of him!
Translations of “be the making of sb”
in Chinese (Traditional) 是成就(某人)的因素…
in Chinese (Simplified) 是成就(某人)的因素…
(Definition of be the making of sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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