Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: makin
IPA transcription: [m'ækɪn]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: Tarawa, Makin, Tarawa-Makin
    Meaning: battles in World War II in the Pacific (November 1943); United States Marines took the islands from the Japanese after bitter fighting
Usage examples
  • "She's late now, she's makin' up tahm!"
  • "Makin' dates outside, eh?" his brother-in-law sneered.
  • No," he continued, after stooping down and giving a short examination, "I kin see no wound worth makin' a muss about.
  • You don't know what it means, keepin' property together these days--just keepin' it ALIVE, let alone makin' it grow the way I do.