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 for Made up
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Made \Made\, a.
     Artificially produced; pieced together; formed by filling in;
     as, made ground; a made mast, in distinction from one
     consisting of a single spar. [WordNet sense 1]
     [1913 Webster]
  
     2. having the sheets and blankets set in order; -- of a bed;
        as, is the bed made?.
        [WordNet 1.5]
  
     3. successful or assured of success; as, a self-made man.
        [WordNet 1.5]
  
              Now I am a made man forever.          --Christopher
                                                    Marlowe
        [WordNet 1.5]
  
     Made up.
        (a) Complete; perfect. "A made up villain." --Shak.
        (b) Falsely devised; fabricated; as, a made up story.
        (c) Artificial; as, a made up figure or complexion.
            [1913 Webster] Madecass

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  24 Moby Thesaurus words for "made up":
     coined, conceived, concocted, cooked-up, discovered, fabricated,
     fabulous, fancied, fantasied, fantastic, fictional, fictitious,
     figmental, forged, hatched, invented, legendary, manufactured,
     minted, mythical, new-minted, originated, put-up, trumped-up
  
  

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