Meaning: to recover, to make something better, to fix a problem you created

Examples:

Nothing can make up for a lost child.

I came to work late yesterday, so I have to work this weekend to make up for it.

About Matt Krause

Matt began his professional life as an import buyer, and since 2006 has been teaching companies how to connect with their investors and clients better. His clients work in Istanbul, London, and Madrid for companies like Allianz, 3M, P&G, Citibank, and Reckitt Benckiser. He also walked across Turkey and wrote a book about it.