Idiom:  make it big


Idiom:  make it big

  • to achieve great success at something
  • to become famous 

Example sentences

  • I wonder if we will still be friends when you make it big in Hollywood.
  • Before Mariah Carey made it big, she was a waitress and back-up singer for Brenda K. Starr.
  • My brother only wants to make it big so he can date beautiful women.
  • Reality TV has made it possible for ordinary people to make it big.
  • My mom thinks she's made it big because she has 30,000 followers on Instagram.
  • Remember me when you make it big, okay?
  • So many athletes from my high school have made it big in the NBA and NFL.
  • When I heard my first song played on the radio I knew I had make it big.
  • Monica Puig was the second female Puerto Rican tennis player to make it big when she won the gold medal at the 2014 Olympic Games.


  • scale new/great heights
  • go far
  • make something of yourself
  • rise through the ranks

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