tailored Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “tailored” in the English Dictionary

"tailored" in British English

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uk   /ˈteɪ.ləd/  us   /-lɚd/

tailored adjective (CLOTHES)

used to ​describe a ​piece of ​clothing that is ​shaped to ​fit a person's ​bodyclosely: a tailored ​suit used to ​describeclothing that is made for a ​particularperson by a ​tailor

tailored adjective (FOR PURPOSE)

made or ​changedespecially to be ​suitable for a ​particularsituation or ​purpose: The ​projectclearlyrequires a tailored ​computersystem.
(Definition of tailored from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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tailoredadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˌteɪ·lərd/ (also tailor-made,  /ˌteɪ·lərˈmeɪd/ )
specially made for a ​particularpurpose or ​situation: a tailored (= close-fitting)suit Her ​clothesfitperfectly – they must be tailor-made.
(Definition of tailored from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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