made verb , past tense , past participle of make. adjective 1 (esp made from, in or of something) artificially produced or formed. 2 in compounds , denoting produced, constructed or formed in a specified way or place homemade handmade . 3 said of a road, etc: constructed with a surface of asphalt, tarmac, etc, as opposed to a gravel surface. Also called made-up. 4 said of a person, etc: whose success or prosperity is certain a made man . have it made colloq to enjoy, or be assured of, complete success, happiness, etc. made for someone or something ideally suited to or for that person or thing. made to measure or made to order said of clothing, etc: made especially to suit an individual customer's requirements.
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