put together out of artificial or natural components or parts; "the company fabricates plastic chairs"; "They manufacture small toys"; He manufactured a popular cereal"
make by combining materials and parts; "this little pig made his house out of straw"; "Some eccentric constructed an electric brassiere warmer"
create by organizing and linking ideas, arguments, or concepts; "construct a proof"; "construct an argument"
create by linking linguistic units; "construct a sentence"; "construct a paragraph"
an abstract or general idea inferred or derived from specific instances
reassemble mentally; "reconstruct the events of 20 years ago"
draw with suitable instruments and under specified conditions; "construct an equilateral triangle"
appear to begin an activity; "He made to speak but said nothing in the end"; "She made as if to say hello to us"
behave in a certain way; "make merry"
create or design, often in a certain way; "Do my room in blue"; "I did this piece in wood to express my love for the forest"
earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages; "How much do you make a month in your new job?"; "She earns a lot in her new job"; "this merger brought in lots of money"; "He clears $5,000 each month"
give certain properties to something; "get someone mad"; "She made us look silly"; "He made a fool of himself at the meeting"; "Don't make this into a big deal"; "This invention will make you a millionaire"; "Make yourself clear"
create or manufacture a man-made product; "We produce more cars than we can sell"; "The company has been making toys for two centuries"
achieve a point or goal; "Nicklaus had a 70"; "The Brazilian team got 4
revolve quickly and repeatedly around one's own axis; "The dervishes whirl around and around without getting dizzy"
cause to spin; "spin a coin"
stream in jets, of liquids; "The creek spun its course through the woods"
a distinctive interpretation (especially as used by politicians to sway public opinion); "the campaign put a favorable spin on the story"
rapid descent of an aircraft in a steep spiral
a short drive in a car; "he took the new car for a spin"
the act of rotating rapidly; "he gave the crank a spin"; "it broke off after much twisting"
a swift whirling motion (usually of a missile)
prolong or extend; "spin out a visit"
twist and turn so as to give an intended interpretation; "The President's spokesmen had to spin the story to make it less embarrassing"
work natural fibers into a thread; "spin silk"
form a web by making a thread; "spiders spin a fine web"