Definition Of making


essential qualities or ingredients needed for something.

a film with all the makings of a cinematic success

money made; earnings or profit.

the process of making or producing something.

the making of videos

Example Of making

  • A dual-winner last season, Josh has the makings of a high-class horse and, although unproven over this seven furlongs I think he will cope with the longer trip.

  • A nice day weather-wise is always the makings of the event.

  • Amit Roy reports on the makings of a fine literary kerfuffle.

  • And this spring has the makings of a property bonanza with the lowest mortgage rates in 35 years available amid cut-throat competition.

  • ‘Eddie's got the makings of a driver who can win motor races, but he's got to focus more,’ said Stewart.

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