make up (v.) Old form(s): vp
advance to the front, move forward, press on
1H4 V.iv.4[Prince Hal to King Henry] I beseech your majesty, make up, / Lest your retirement do amaze your friends
1H4 V.iv.57[King Henry to Prince Hal] Make up to Clifton
E3 IV.vi.48[King John to all] Make up once more with me [i.e. reinforce our forces]
KJ III.ii.5[King John to Bastard] Philip, make up!
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