[mey-king] /ˈmeɪ kɪŋ/
the act of a person or thing that makes:
The making of a violin requires great skill.
structure; constitution; makeup.
the means or cause of success or advancement:
to be the making of someone.
Usually, makings. capacity or potential:
He has the makings of a first-rate officer.
the quantity made:
a making of butter.
in the making, in the process of being made; developing or evolving; growing:
Our space scientists see history in the making.
potentials, qualities, or materials: he had the makings of a leader
(slang) Also called rollings. the tobacco and cigarette paper used for rolling a cigarette
be the making of, to cause the success of
in the making, in the process of becoming or being made: a politician in the making
something made or the quantity of something made at one time
[meyk] /meɪk/ verb (used with object), made, making. 1. to bring into existence by shaping or changing material, combining parts, etc.: to make a dress; to make a channel; to make a work of art. 2. to produce; cause to exist or happen; bring about: to make trouble; to make war. 3. to cause to […]
- Maki sushi
noun See maki
[mah-kee-zoo-shee] /ˈmɑ kiˈzu ʃi/ noun 1. See under . [soo-shee] /ˈsu ʃi/ noun, Japanese Cookery. 1. cold boiled rice moistened with rice vinegar, usually shaped into bite-size pieces and topped with raw seafood (nigiri-zushi) or formed into a long seaweed-wrapped roll, often around strips of vegetable or raw fish, and sliced into bite-size pieces (maki-zushi) […]
[mak-kuh, -kah] /ˈmæk kə, -kɑ/ noun 1. (def 1). /ˈmækə; -kɑː/ noun 1. transliteration of the Arabic name for Mecca