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made-up

(mād′ŭp′)
adj.
1. Having been fabricated; invented: a made-up story.
2. Changed or adorned by the application of cosmetics or makeup: a made-up actor.
3.
a. Complete; finished: a made-up package.
b. Put together; arranged: a made-up page of type.

made-up

adj
1. invented; fictional: a made-up story.
2. wearing make-up: a well made-up woman.
3. put together; assembled
4. (Civil Engineering) (of a road) surfaced with asphalt, concrete, etc

made′-up′



adj.
1. falsely fabricated; concocted: a made-up story.
2. wearing facial makeup.
3. put together; finished.
[1600–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.made-up - having been paved
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
paved - covered with a firm surface

made-up

adjective
1. painted, powdered, rouged, done up heavily made-up face

made-up

adjective
1. Consisting or suggestive of fiction:
2. Being fictitious and not real, as a name:
Translations

made-up

[ˈmeɪdˈʌp] ADJ
1. (= wearing make-up) [face] → maquillado; [eyes] → pintado, maquillado
she was heavily made-upllevaba mucho maquillaje, iba muy pintada
2. (= invented) [story, character] → inventado, ficticio; [word] → inventado
3. (= ready-made) [mixture, solution] → preparado

made-up

adj
(= invented) story, name, word, charactererfunden
(= wearing make-up) facegeschminkt; she was over made-up or too heavily made-upsie hatte zu viel Make-up aufgelegt, sie war zu stark geschminkt
(= ready-made)vorgefertigt; curtainsfertig genäht; made-up meat productsfertige Fleischprodukte
(= surfaced) roadasphaltiert

made-up

[ˌmeɪdˈʌp] adj (story) → inventato/a; (face, person, eyes) → truccato/a
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