Meaning of “tailor” in the English Dictionary

"tailor" in American English

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tailornoun [ C ]

us /ˈteɪ·lər/

tailor noun [ C ] (CLOTHES MAKER)

someone whose job is to make, repair, and adjust clothes

tailorverb [ T ]

us /ˈteɪ·lər/

tailor verb [ T ] (ADJUST)

to adjust something to suit a particular need or situation:

Their services are tailored to clientsneeds.

(Definition of “tailor” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"tailor" in Business English

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tailorverb [ T ]

uk /ˈteɪlər/ us

COMMERCE to make something specially so that it is right for a particular person, organization, or purpose:

tailor sth for sb/sth You have to tailor application letters for each job you apply for.
tailor sth to sb/sth The company is tailoring its services to specific industrial sectors.
tailor sth to sb's needs Some of the best growth prospects lie in tailoring products to customers' needs.
tailor sth to do sth A financial advisor can tailor a product to fit each person's circumstances.

They prefer a tailored approach.

(Definition of “tailor” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)