cause to deteriorate due to the action of water, air, or an acid; "The acid corroded the metal"; "The steady dripping of water rusted the metal stopper in the sink"
use up (resources or materials);
eat a meal; take a meal; "We did not eat until 10 P.M. because there were so many phone calls"; "I didn't eat yet, so I gladly accept your invitation"
take in solid food; "She was eating a banana"; "What did you eat for dinner last night?"
take in food; used of animals only; "This dog doesn't eat certain kinds of meat"; "What do whales eat?"
worry or cause anxiety in a persistent way; "What's eating you?"
goddess of criminal rashness and its punishment
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"
acquire or deserve by one's efforts or actions
gained or acquired; especially through merit or as a result of effort or action; "a well-earned reputation for honesty"; "earned income"; "an earned run in baseball"
having an eye or eyes or eyelike feature especially as specified; often used in combination; "a peacock's eyed feathers"; "red-eyed"
develop into; "He will make a splendid father!"
give rise to; cause to happen or occur, not always intentionally;
charge with a function; charge to be; "She was named Head of the Committee"; "She was made president of the club"
successful or assured of success; "now I am a made man forever"- Christopher Marlowe
change from one form into another; "make water into wine"; "make lead into gold"; "make clay into bricks"
compel or make somebody or something to act in a certain way; "People cannot be made to integrate just by passing a law!"; "Heat makes you sweat"
engage in; "make love, not war"; "make an effort"; "do research"; "do nothing"; "make revolution"
favor the development of; "Practice makes the winner"
make by shaping or bringing together constituents; "make a dress"; "make a cake"; "make a wall of stones"
carry out or commit; "make a mistake"; "commit a faux-pas"