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English definition of “tailor-made”

tailor-made

adjective uk   /ˌteɪ.ləˈmeɪd/ us    /-lɚ-/
specially made for a particular purpose: a tailor-made courseThe style, appearance, and make-up of clothes be tailor-made for sth to have all the right skills and abilities for a particular task: It sounds as though you're tailor-made for the job.Skilled, talented and able
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