How to use Make out in a sentence
You didn't make out too well the first time you tried a face to face.
It was impossible to make out what he wanted.
All I could make out were some rustling leaves.
The balcony was unlit, probably because it had turned into a make-out spot.
Carmen couldn't make out more than a few words, but one of them was mare.Advertisement
It was so dark, she wasn't able to make out how large the room really was.
Use the blanket for some privacy as you make-out, outdoors, next to the waves.
With her sharp hearing, she could make out the piano, but Connor heard nothing.
So I rewind the cassette many times until I tried to make out what he said.
In some cases where there is apparently a well-marked plerome at the apex, this is really the young pith, the distinction between the stelar and cortical initials, if it exists, being, as is so often the case, impossible to make out.Advertisement
The woman looked human enough. Her features were hard to make out in the dark, but she at least had two arms and two legs.
Thus we find dictators destined to hold the elections, to make out the list of the senate, to celebrate games, to establish festivals, and to drive the nail into the temple of Jupiter - an act of natural magic which was believed to avert pestilence.
In most cases, however, where an ancient civilization shows us a strong priestly system we are unable to make out in any detail the steps by which that system was elaborated; the clearest case perhaps is the priesthood of the Jews, which is not less interesting from its origin and growth 1 Cf.
One can make out something of what he is saying.
She squinted to see it, unable to make out anything but glowing green eyes.Advertisement
Several other species of alumen are described by Pliny, but we are unable to make out to what minerals he alludes.
There was some talk of inducing d J Y Th f i $ g Glad stone to join the Tory government, and on the 29th of November Lord Malmesbury dubiously remarked, " I cannot make out Gladstone, who seems to me a dark horse."
The reader will be able to make out the simultaneous motions and pressures at various points.
Locally both the sedimentary and igneous parts of the group have been highly metamorphosed; but as a rule the alteration of the sedimentary portions has not gone so far that stratigraphic methods are inapplicable to them, though in some places detailed study is necessary to make out their structure.
Inferior land bearing less than 42 quarters per acre would not be protected to the same extent, and moreover, seeing that a portion of the British wheat crop has to stand a charge as heavy for land carriage across a county as that borne by foreign wheat across a continent or an ocean, the protection is not nearly so substantial as Caird would make out.Advertisement
Exactly how far the intervening lands beyond reach of the streams have done so it is difficult to make out.
It is said to be possible to make out the remains of the cave-dwellings of the Ottadeni, the aborigines of the district.
It is less easy to make out the exact effect on the rest of Sicily of the three years' career of Dion.
Yet, one must repeat, it is exceedingly difficult to make out any strict chronological sequence.
Probably more than half the pillar is lost, so that it is not possible to make out the sense with certainty.Advertisement
Further, to make out a case for dependence at all, one must assume the mistaken order (as it may be) in Gamaliel's speech as due to gross carelessness in the author of Acts - an hypothesis unlikely in itself.
The town is famous for its abbey, the ruins of which are fragmentary, and as the work of destruction has in many places descended to the very foundations it is impossible to make out the details of the plan.
They still have power to give relief to poor persons in case of sudden and urgent necessity, but their principal duty is that of rating authority, and they are bound to make out the lists for their parishes of jurors and electors.
At one time he took it into his head that all persons of Israelite blood would be saved, and tried to make out that he partook of that blood; but his hopes were speedily destroyed by his father, who seems to have had no ambition to be regarded as a Jew.
It Is Usually Convenient To Make Out A Preliminary Table Of Multiples Up To Io Times; The Table Being Checked At 5 Times (§ Ioo) And At 10 Times.
She squinted at the object and decided it was a sculpture, but she couldn't make out any detail.
She crept near enough to make out the second man's features and was surprised to see the White God's commander of the Eastern Hemisphere, Jule.
She read through the notes on the first page as she returned, unable to make out Wynn's medical jargon and short hand.
In the sunlight you could make out the rufous body and underwing coverts.
You should be able to make out a misty patch which appears slightly elongate.
Looking down he could just make out a huge gash in his shin, from which he was rapidly loosing blood.
As the large jackdaw sized bird flew toward the pond I could make out its appearance as a Green Woodpecker.
Even with a helpful driver translating for me at my end, they seemed unable to make out a word we were saying.
But there was no doubt a tendency to extend the term " exoteric " from the dialectical to the more popular of the scientific writings of Aristotle, to make a new distinction between exoteric and acroamatic or esoteric, and even to make out that Aristotle was in the habit of teaching both exoterically and acroamatically day by day as head of the Peripatetic school at Athens.
But don't try to make out I'm too innocent to eat a fat piglet if I could do it and not be found out.
I cannot make out anything written in my hand, so you see, Ragnhild has got ahead of me in some things.
I couldn't make out at first what it was all about.
She drew her wool down through the canvas and, scarcely able to refrain from laughing, stooped as if trying to make out the pattern.
Prince Vasili looked questioningly at the princess, but could not make out whether she was considering what he had just said or whether she was simply looking at him.
Pierre could not make out what it was all about, and still less what "watching over his interests" meant, but he decided that all these things had to be.
Could one possibly make out amid all that confusion what did or did not happen?
He could also, by the gleam of bayonets visible through the smoke, make out moving masses of infantry and narrow lines of artillery with green caissons.
I can't make out what the commander at Korchevo--a certain Khandrikov--is up to; till now the additional men and provisions have not arrived.
After that, I could not make out what there was; something blue and red...
Princess Mary could not quite make out what he had said, but from his look it was clear that he had uttered a tender caressing word such as he had never used to her before.
It was already dark, and Pierre could not make out whether the expression of Prince Andrew's face was angry or tender.
But not only was it impossible to make out what was happening from where he was standing down below, or from the knoll above on which some of his generals had taken their stand, but even from the fleches themselves--in which by this time there were now Russian and now French soldiers, alternately or together, dead, wounded, alive, frightened, or maddened-- even at those fleches themselves it was impossible to make out what was taking place.
Prince Andrew opened his eyes and for a long time could not make out what was going on around him.
When he woke up on the morning after his return to Moscow and his interview with Count Rostopchin, he could not for some time make out where he was and what was expected of him.
Besides his height and stoutness, and the strange morose look of suffering in his face and whole figure, the Russians stared at Pierre because they could not make out to what class he could belong.
He turned his eyes rapidly from Tikhon's face to the esaul's and Denisov's, unable to make out what it all meant.
Monkeys in the trees gaze, pluck leaves, scamper down the highways, make out.
You can just make out Tesco trolley on towpath under bridge.
Tender plants will benefit from a windbreak screen which you could make out of stout polythene.
Thomas likes to act make out that he's a casanova but he would never treat a woman badly.
It is a good idea to make out a checklist before you begin visiting various child care centers.
You may continue to think of others you'll need to invite as you make out your guest list.
You should definitely not make out with him anymore.
Below are some easy centerpieces you can make out of relatively few materials and with little labor involved.
The unique wedding cake you make out of the cookies will be the showpiece of your reception.
Not only are celebrities quick to reveal the designer's name, but the designers make out pretty well from the deal too - a beautiful celebrity wearing their latest design and making the designer's name publicly known.
Though the two former flames have been seen out together lately, they simply can't be back together due to one eyewitness account of "They didn't make out at all!"
It is the largest piece of your guitar and is generally make out of different kinds of wood.
In the background one can make out an image that looks like the Aurora Borealis and a smattering of souls.
It takes a very close eye to make out the detail, but it is there, tiny eyes and ears and even a bushy tale.
Additionally, you'll reduce the chances of being inconvenienced and unable to make out small lettering because your readers are broken.
Regardless, you can make out good detail in the buildings and the backgrounds, no matter what speed you're whizzing by.
Students should make out a schedule in advance of a semester that balances school, work, after-school activities, and home life.
It is amazing how many shapes and characters you can make out of money.
For jewelry, choose a tight choker necklace which you can make out of a strip of black material or ½ inch leather.
If your date gives you the signs that he or she is open to a goodnight kiss, don't think it's your cue for a make out session.
Of course, the primary element when thinking about how to make out is the kiss.
If you can enjoy the kisses and snuggles and touches and joys for themselves, you will have learned how to make out like a master.
Players can create love interests, restaurants, shops, parks and any number of other locations where Sims can hook up, make out and get together.
Kids often get a bit carried away as they make out their wish list of back to school clothes.
Check with your school as you make out your shopping list.
The pictures are up close and personal, so if you're feeling inspired by one, you won't have to squint to make out the details.
The iBeam was invented by baby boomer, Chris McKay, who occasionally had to borrow his wife's reading glasses to make out the fine print on menus, bills, or business cards.
It can be hard work but very much worth your while as you can make out like a bandit.
One episode shows the sisters and their crew assembling a fire truck make out of cupcakes.
He reached a dark van and left, without lights before Howie could make out a plate number.
I could barely make out the emblem on the front of the Harvard Tee shirt it was so drenched in blood.
She couldn't make out what was in the garden, but she heard the sounds of fountains and saw the dark green blur of a forest in the distance.
Darian wasn't crying for once, and his voice almost too hushed to make out.
Her heart beat so hard, she could barely make out his response.
He whispered words she wasn't able to make out then bit her again, this time hard enough for the pain to piece her dreamlike stage.
Stepping quickly onto the patio, she was able to make out the shapes of tall pine trees.
You issue me an ultimatum I can't live with and then make out with some lady at the lake.
But how could he be jealous, agree to send her away and make out with another woman?
Deidre followed, barely able to make out the shape of a doorway that pulsed darker than night.
She slumped in a chair at the kitchen table, eyes blurring as she struggled to make out the forms.
At least, nothing she could make out as she spun faster and faster.
She looked again at the spinning ground, waiting until she was able to make out a rock formation clearly before engaging the thrusters.
By the time the man had finished, his night vision was better and he could make out the tiny necklace of lights in the distance, the Chesapeake Bridge-Tunnel that ran 17 miles to the Eastern shore.
Gsell, consists of a nave and two aisles, and still contains a mosaic. The Great Basilica served for centuries as a quarry, but it is still possible to make out the plan of the building, which was divided into seven aisles.
We cannot make out whether Abu Sofian acknowledged him as his son or not.
After her unpleasant comments, the 23-year old actor decided to turn and make-out with her boyfriend.
Back then you could make out more stars in the night sky than you can today due to the lack of pollution that prevents light from shining through the atmosphere.
How did you make out at the library?
Prince Andrew could not make out distinctly what was in that tent.
Have you ever made out with someone who could've used some make-out lessons, though?