What are some alternative words for make-up?

Synonyms for make-up

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term make-up.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. makeup, make-up(noun)

    an event that is substituted for a previously cancelled event

    "he missed the test and had to take a makeup"; "the two teams played a makeup one week later"

    Synonyms:
    composition, war paint, makeup, physical composition, constitution

  2. constitution, composition, physical composition, makeup, make-up(noun)

    the way in which someone or something is composed

    Synonyms:
    theme, fundamental law, constitution, paper, physical composition, penning, composition, formation, organization, war paint, writing, composing, report, authorship, makeup, organic law, piece, organisation, piece of music, musical composition, typography, establishment, opus

  3. makeup, make-up, war paint(verb)

    cosmetics applied to the face to improve or change your appearance

    Synonyms:
    composition, war paint, makeup, physical composition, constitution

  4. constitute, represent, make up, comprise, be(verb)

    form or compose

    "This money is my only income"; "The stone wall was the backdrop for the performance"; "These constitute my entire belonging"; "The children made up the chorus"; "This sum represents my entire income for a year"; "These few men comprise his entire army"

    Synonyms:
    play, follow, embody, act, found, live, institute, even up, make up, compensate, fabricate, appoint, establish, equal, symbolize, even out, present, lay out, exist, make, pay, incorporate, typify, be, exemplify, form, cost, reconcile, stand for, correct, invent, consist, plant, catch up with, manufacture, counterbalance, defend, represent, stage, conciliate, comprise, patch up, nominate, even off, name, symbolise, interpret, cook up, correspond, personify, contain, constitute, map, pay off, settle

  5. make up(verb)

    devise or compose

    "This designer makes up our Spring collections"

    Synonyms:
    conciliate, even off, pay, counterbalance, fabricate, represent, be, even out, settle, catch up with, manufacture, correct, pay off, even up, invent, compensate, make up, cook up, comprise, patch up, reconcile, make, constitute

  6. pay, pay off, make up, compensate(verb)

    do or give something to somebody in return

    "Does she pay you for the work you are doing?"

    Synonyms:
    even off, right, get, liquidate, make up, compensate, patch up, recompense, cover, fix, remunerate, even out, fabricate, pay back, make, be, redeem, ante up, reconcile, correct, invent, counterbalance, give, overcompensate, catch up with, manufacture, devote, pay up, represent, conciliate, comprise, even up, repair, yield, cook up, buy off, indemnify, redress, constitute, pay off, pay, settle, bear

  7. make up, catch up with(verb)

    make up work that was missed due to absence at a later point

    "I have to make up a French exam"; "Can I catch up with the material or is it too late?"

    Synonyms:
    conciliate, even off, pay, counterbalance, fabricate, represent, be, overtake, even out, settle, catch up with, manufacture, correct, pay off, even up, invent, compensate, make up, cook up, comprise, patch up, reconcile, catch, make, constitute

  8. fabricate, manufacture, cook up, make up, invent(verb)

    make up something artificial or untrue

    Synonyms:
    conciliate, even off, excogitate, concoct, counterbalance, be, represent, comprise, pay, even out, settle, catch up with, manufacture, correct, pay off, devise, construct, even up, contrive, invent, compensate, make up, forge, cook up, fabricate, patch up, reconcile, formulate, make, constitute

  9. make, make up(verb)

    put in order or neaten

    "make the bed"; "make up a room"

    Synonyms:
    wee-wee, take, micturate, bring in, catch up with, construct, draw, cook, have, piddle, hold, even out, even off, piss, constitute, do, reach, earn, make believe, reconcile, get to, shit, defecate, lay down, name, pass water, comprise, pay, progress to, create, crap, take a shit, pretend, make water, gain, ready, stimulate, establish, be, realize, make up, compensate, correct, give, attain, pull in, urinate, induce, form, pee, patch up, make, fabricate, wee, ca-ca, get, prepare, hit, score, build, throw, arrive at, pee-pee, relieve oneself, spend a penny, even up, represent, take in, puddle, take a crap, cook up, clear, invent, produce, nominate, take a leak, pay off, cause, manufacture, settle, counterbalance, work, conciliate, fix, realise, stool, seduce

  10. compensate, counterbalance, correct, make up, even out, even off, even up(verb)

    adjust for

    "engineers will work to correct the effects or air resistance"

    Synonyms:
    chasten, even off, right, castigate, make up, compensate, neutralize, patch up, recompense, countervail, remunerate, even out, fabricate, counteract, make, decline, be, reconcile, oppose, correct, invent, adjust, pay, overcompensate, catch up with, manufacture, counterbalance, level, represent, even, rectify, discipline, comprise, even up, conciliate, repair, square up, cook up, flush, cover, chastise, redress, constitute, sort out, set, objurgate, jog, pay off, slump, settle, indemnify

  11. reconcile, patch up, make up, conciliate, settle(verb)

    come to terms

    "After some discussion we finally made up"

    Synonyms:
    accommodate, root, even off, appease, square up, placate, make up, compensate, patch up, mollify, nail down, gentle, resign, settle down, even out, fabricate, square off, gruntle, subside, make, pay, determine, be, patch, go under, go down, reconcile, fall, correct, invent, counterbalance, ensconce, sink, catch up with, manufacture, harmonise, steady down, get back, represent, adjudicate, assuage, conciliate, cook up, pacify, even up, comprise, decide, harmonize, take root, lenify, resolve, locate, descend, constitute, finalize, pay off, finalise, submit, settle

  12. make up(verb)

    apply make-up or cosmetics to one's face to appear prettier

    "She makes herself up every morning"

    Synonyms:
    conciliate, even off, pay, counterbalance, fabricate, represent, be, even out, settle, catch up with, manufacture, correct, pay off, even up, invent, compensate, make up, cook up, comprise, patch up, reconcile, make, constitute

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    makeup, composition, membership

How to pronounce make-up?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say make-up in sign language?

  1. makeup

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankword
#19be
#26have
#47do
#77get
#108name
#125work
#132make
#189set
#197map
#224report
#234right
#246take
#270even
#295found
#364level
#368form
#461live
#489cost
#516play
#552act
#555give
#568create
#577paper
#599pay
#805present
#846cover
#868submit
#907clear
#968writing
#1043institute
#1048build
#1070organization
#1158score
#1164follow
#1223cause
#1232fall
#1275hold
#1292ready
#1549plant
#1551hit
#1564membership
#1572stage
#1666repair
#1847correct
#1852piece
#1914determine
#1955root
#2026patch
#2168theme
#2254reach
#2273produce
#2309equal
#2464fix
#2490bear
#2491gain
#2700contain
#2976represent
#3042exist
#3085establish
#3139cook
#3350draw
#3374organisation
#3552prepare
#3568decide
#3631constitution
#3635catch
#3644earn
#4063formation
#4365composition
#4404throw
#4542establishment
#4557yield
#4781realize
#4793shit
#4911locate
#5138pee
#5491discipline
#5615decline
#5981resolve
#6061redeem
#6262piss
#6492constitute
#6635adjust
#6685manufacture
#7004construct
#7229sink
#7739defend
#7801incorporate
#7887crap
#8016accommodate
#8075gentle
#8123consist
#8425makeup
#8623settle
#9330flush
#9768forge
#10023interpret
#11919correspond
#12149appoint
#12242oppose
#12747stimulate
#12748realise
#13188pretend
#13227wee
#13740stool
#13950comprise
#14129induce
#14782attain
#15260compensate
#17532nominate
#18236formulate
#18576opus
#19661resign
#20131devote
#21231finalize
#21495invent
#22251devise
#23024reconcile
#23731composing
#24417indemnify
#25148descend
#26264jog
#26478redress
#27599typography
#28323slump
#28601authorship
#29966puddle
#31890rectify
#35678embody
#35953seduce
#36830counteract
#39579overtake
#39656neutralize
#44813appease
#45058symbolize
#45699fabricate
#45720harmonize
#51238exemplify
#55573subside
#56710liquidate
#58018finalise
#58994urinate
#61208recompense
#61347penning
#66242adjudicate
#67974counterbalance
#77239harmonise
#83537placate
#89527assuage
#89650pacify
#102253concoct
#103482contrive
#105258chastise
#112350symbolise
#115369typify
#135736defecate
#143981personify
#150294conciliate
#159338mollify
#160975piddle
#184683castigate
#233459remunerate
#246567chasten
#257351overcompensate
#310124countervail

How to use make-up in a sentence?

  1. Ivana Trump:

    Fiction writing is great. You can make up almost anything.

  2. Sara Azari:

    I didn't see her face to face, and can’t say for sure what was or wasn’t on her face; however, she has had lengthy face-to-face contact with building personnel, who have confirmed that on at least two separate occasions following the alleged incident and before Friday’s [temporary restraining order] hearing. She had no make-up and no bruises on her face.

  3. Nicholas Colas:

    Most managers get paid on earnings growth. If they anticipate bonuses will be slower, they will sell stock to make up the gap, it's one more sign that managements know this will be a tough year for growing earnings.

  4. Win Cramer:

    The proposed tariffs on products that make up 80 percent of our business would be catastrophic. We would be forced to lay off employees and raise prices to consumers, the factory jobs that build our products never existed in America.

  5. Jeb Bush:

    At the end of the day, places like New Hampshire make up their mind based on who they want to see as the party's nominee to president of the United States. Not to prey on their fears. Not to fulfill their angst, and when we get to that decision point, I feel pretty good about my chances, to be honest with you.


Translations for make-up

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • примирительный, фальшивыйRussian

Get even more translations for make-up »

Translation

Find a translation for the make-up synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Images & Illustrations of make-up

  1. make-up
    make-up
    make-up
    make-up
    make-up

Discuss these make-up synonyms with the community:

0 Comments


    Citation

    Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "make-up." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 23 Nov. 2020. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/make-up>.

    Are we missing a good synonym for make-up?

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for make-up:

    Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.