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English verb: make for

1. make for (creation) cause to happen or to occur as a consequence

SamplesI cannot work a miracle.
Wreak havoc.
Bring comments.
Play a joke.
The rain brought relief to the drought-stricken area.

Synonymsbring, play, work, wreak

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Broader (hypernym)create, make

Verb groupact, work

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