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English definition of “tailor-made”

tailor-made

adjective     /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
(Definition of tailor-made adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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