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English definition of “off-the-peg”


adjective [before noun]     /ˌɒf.ðəˈpeɡ/ US  /ˌɑːf-/ UK (US off-the-rack, Australian English off-the-hook)
describes clothes that are made and bought in standard sizes and not made especially to fit a particular person : an off-the-peg suit → Compare made-to-measureThe style, appearance, and make-up of clothes
(Definition of off-the-peg adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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