make good as (something)(redirected from makes good as)
make good as (something)
To be skilled or successful in some particular position, role, or job. Just because you are a skilled singer and dancer doesn't somehow mean you'll make good as an actor automatically. The ideal candidate makes good as both a leader and supervisor as well as a team player who isn't afraid to work side by side with his or her team.
make good as something
to succeed in a particular role. I hope I make good as a teacher. John made good as a football player.