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English definition of “make to do sth”

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make to do sth

formal
If you make to do something, you are just going to do it when something interrupts you: I made to leave but she called me back.
Translations of “make to do sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 正想做(而被打斷)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 正想做(而被打断)…
(Definition of make to do sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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