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English definition of “tailored”

tailored

adjective uk   /ˈteɪ.ləd/ us    /-lɚd/

tailored adjective (CLOTHES)

describes a piece of clothing that is shaped to fit a person's body closely: a tailored suit describes clothing that is made for a particular person by a tailor

tailored adjective (FOR PURPOSE)

made or changed especially to be suitable for a particular situation or purpose: The project clearly requires a tailored computer system.
(Definition of tailored from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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