More definitions of "make up":
- (verb): Apply make-up or cosmetics to one's face to appear prettier.
Example: "She makes herself up every morning"
- (verb): Make up work that was missed due to absence at a later point.
Example: "I have to make up a French exam"
Synonyms: catch up with
- (verb): Devise or compose.
Example: "This designer makes up our Spring collections"; "He designed women's shoes"