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tailored

[tey-lerd] /ˈteɪ lərd/
adjective
1.
(of a woman's garment) in a simple or plain style with fitted lines.
Compare dressmaker (def 2).
2.
having simple, straight lines and a neat appearance:
tailored slipcovers.
Origin of tailored
1855-1860
1855-60; tailor1 + -ed2
Related forms
semitailored, adjective
untailored, adjective
well-tailored, adjective
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  • Business casual, but well tailored and made from good material.

    Makers Cory Doctorow
  • She was well tailored and her handbag was all that it should be.

    Ethel Morton's Holidays Mabell S. C. Smith
  • Tall as himself, strong in the cheekbones, well tailored, something in her face disturbed Soames.

    The Forsyte Saga, Complete John Galsworthy

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