Meaning of “gear sth for/to/towards sb/sth” in the English Dictionary


"gear sth for/to/towards sb/sth" in Business English

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gear sth for/to/towards sb/sth

phrasal verb with gear uk /ɡɪər/ us verb

to design or organize something so that it is suitable for a particular purpose, situation, or group of people:

Questionnaires geared for non-US respondents are also available.
These advertisements are geared to a younger audience.
The workshops are geared towards helping people to become more employable.

(Definition of “gear sth for/to/towards sb/sth” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)