Make a big deal
Highlight something to make it seem more important.
Quit making a big deal about my bed time, mom!
Make a go
Try to succeed at.
I’m gonna make a good of being a chef.
Make a beeline for:
To quickly go somewhere (generally to leave).
She made a beeline for the exit when she saw her blind date.
Make a killing:
To earn lots of money.
She made a killing selling her hand-knit scarves.
Not real, imaginary.
Love can make you feel like you’re in a make believe world.
To attract attention.
She made waves in the auto industry with her innovative style.
You don’t know what you’re talking about man.
Reached the limit (usually for credit cards).
My credit card is maxed out again.
Our boss just had a meltdown in the meeting and started screaming at everyone!
Make a mistake.
I messed up big time.