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"off-the-peg" in British English

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off-the-pegadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˌɒf.ðəˈpeɡ/ us   /ˌɑːf.ðəˈpeɡ/ UK US off-the-rack, Australian English off-the-hook
Off-the-peg clothes are made and bought in standard sizes and not made especially to fit a particular person: an off-the-peg suit
(Definition of off-the-peg from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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off-the-pegadjective [before noun]

uk   us   US off-the-rack
not made especially to fit a particular person or suit a situation: There are plenty of off-the-peg solutions that have been tried and tested elsewhere.
off the peg
adverb US off the rack
I bought the suit off the peg.
(Definition of off-the-peg from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “off-the-peg”
in Chinese (Simplified) (衣服)均码的,标准码的…
in Chinese (Traditional) (衣服)均碼的,標準碼的, 零碼的…
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“off-the-peg” in Business English

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