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tailor

tai·lor

tailor

 
 
pronunciation:
teI lr
parts of speech:
noun, intransitive verb, transitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition: one who makes, alters, or repairs clothing, esp. men's suits and coats.
similar words:
clothier, couturier, dressmaker, modiste, seamstress, sewer
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: tailored, tailoring, tailors
definition: to engage in the work of a tailor.
synonyms:
sew, stitch
similar words:
design
 
part of speech: transitive verb
definition 1: to make or alter (a suit, coat, or the like).
synonyms:
customize, fit, sew, stitch
similar words:
alter, design, fabricate, fashion, hem, seam
definition 2: to fashion or adapt for a particular need, purpose, or the like.
We tailored the ad to appeal to wealthy people.
synonyms:
adapt, customize, fashion, fit
similar words:
adjust, orient, slant, suit
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