Definition of Makeweight. Meaning of Makeweight. Synonyms of Makeweight

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Definition of Makeweight

Makeweight
Makeweight Make"weight`, n. That which is thrown into a scale to make weight; something of little account added to supply a deficiency or fill a gap.

Meaning of Makeweight from wikipedia

- Italian club Inter Milan, possibly with Brazilian striker Adriano as a makeweight, Giggs quashed the rumours by saying he was happy at United. He pla****...
- Burt, Jason (26 January 2011). "Chelsea offer Benfica Nemanja Matic as makeweight in £25.5m deal for David Luiz". The Daily Telegraph. Retrieved 20 August...
- UEFA Super Cup. In July 2000, Conceição transferred to Parma A.C. as a makeweight in Hernán Crespo's transfer, along with Matías Almeyda. The following...
- substitute. In January 1986, he was transferred to Coventry City as a 'makeweight' in the deal that took Terry Gibson to Old Trafford. He made 15 league...
- the Canaries, Gilks signed for fellow Championship club Blackpool as makeweight in a part-exchange deal which saw Wes Hoolahan go in the opposite direction...
- brought to Nottingham Forest by manager Brian Clough. Pearce was the makeweight in a £300,000 deal that saw Coventry centre-back Ian Butterworth move...
- to leave within days of that goal when he joined West Ham United as a makeweight (along with David Burrows) in the deal that took Julian ****s to Anfield...
- 2019). "Mauricio Pochettino's ability to adore Tottenham's misfits and makeweights is the force behind this momentous Champions League achievement". The...
- Birmingham's promotion into the Premier League. Johnson was used as the makeweight in a transfer deal for Clinton Morrison, valued at £750,000 for the purposes...
- Albion Winger Clive Clark transferring the other way to Loftus Road as a makeweight. Glover's progression at The Hawthorns was slow and he failed to break...