Made definitions

mād
Constructed; shaped; formed; manufactured.

A well-made play, Swiss-made knife.

adjective
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Produced artificially.

Made ground, from filling in a swamp.

adjective
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Invented; contrived.

A made word.

adjective
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Prepared from various ingredients.

A made dish.

adjective
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Sure of success.

A made man.

adjective
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verb
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Produced or manufactured by constructing, shaping, or forming. Often used in combination.

Handmade lace; ready-made suits.

adjective
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Produced or created artificially.

Bought some made goods at the crafts fair.

adjective
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Having been invented; contrived.

These made excuses of yours aren't plausible.

adjective
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Assured of success.

A made man.

adjective
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The definition of made is invented or created, often in a particular manner.

An example of made used as an adjective is in the phrase "hand made" which means made by hand.

adjective
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To have made is defined as to have created something.

An example of made is to have baked cookies yesterday.

verb
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(UK dialectal or obsolete) A maggot or grub.
noun
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Simple past tense and past participle of make.
verb
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Origin of made

From Middle English mathe, from Old English maþu, maþa (“maggot, worm, grub"), from Proto-Germanic *maþô (“maggot"), from Proto-Indo-European *mot-, *mat- (“worm, grub, caterpillar, moth"). Cognate with Scots mathe, maithe (“maggot"), Dutch made (“maggot"), German Made (“maggot"). More at maggot.