Synonyms for (verb) make out

Synonyms: make out

Definition: comprehend

Usage: I cannot make out what this politician is saying

Similar words: understand

Definition: know and comprehend the nature or meaning of

Usage: She did not understand her husband; I understand what she means


Synonyms: make out

Definition: try to establish

Usage: She made out that she know nothing about the crime

Similar words: claim

Definition: assert or affirm strongly; state to be true or existing

Usage: He claimed that he killed the burglar


Synonyms: make out

Definition: imply or suggest

Usage: Your remarks make me out to be stupid

Similar words: intimate, suggest

Definition: imply as a possibility

Usage: The evidence suggests a need for more clarification


Synonyms: write out, cut, issue, make out

Definition: make out and issue

Usage: write out a check; cut a ticket; Please make the check out to me

Similar words: write

Definition: communicate or express by writing

Usage: Please write to me every week


Synonyms: neck, make out

Definition: kiss, embrace, or fondle with sexual passion

Usage: The couple were necking in the back seat of the car

Similar words: pet

Definition: stroke or caress gently

Usage: pet the lamb


Synonyms: make love, make out, jazz, lie with, know, love, fuck, sleep together, sleep with, roll in the hay, screw, bonk, bang, be intimate, bed, eff, do it, hump, have a go at it, have intercourse, have it away, have it off, have sex, get it on, get laid

Definition: have sexual intercourse with

Usage: This student sleeps with everyone in her dorm; Adam knew Eve; Were you ever intimate with this man?

Similar words: copulate, couple, pair, mate

Definition: engage in sexual intercourse

Usage: Birds mate in the Spring


Synonyms: deal, contend, cope, make do, make out, manage, grapple, get by

Definition: come to terms with

Usage: We got by on just a gallon of gas; They made do on half a loaf of bread every day

Similar words: move, act

Definition: perform an action, or work out or perform (an action)

Usage: think before you act; We must move quickly; The governor should act on the new energy bill; The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel


Synonyms: fare, get along, come, do, make out

Definition: proceed or get along

Usage: How is she doing in her new job?; How are you making out in graduate school?; He's come a long way

Similar words: go, proceed

Definition: follow a certain course

Usage: The inauguration went well; how did your interview go?