Definition of 'tailor'
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Equally suited to tailoring or jeans. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The pitches were tailored to suit the home team, rough and abrasive and responsive to spin. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Some men set up a tailoring shop. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Training is individually tailored and enables senior staff to impart their knowledge first hand. Times, Sunday Times (2007)My partner asks if we can have the name of your tailor. Times, Sunday Times (2010)We also tailor our service to the client. Times, Sunday Times (2013) Make sure your tailoring has box and razor pleats. Times, Sunday Times (2014)You can make them look businesslike by adding a sharply tailored jacket and wedges. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The diet can be tailored to suit your tastes and needs. The Sun (2015)Each is tailored to specific local needs. The Sun (2011)We clicked and he tailored a workout programme for me. The Sun (2016)The idea is to offer service tailored to each guest. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The dark blue jacket was smartly tailored. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The two work alongside each other to tailor a programme for each individual. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Talk to your local university and discuss how it can tailor its services to your business. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It also helps you tailor an exercise programme and gives feedback on progress. Times, Sunday Times (2007)My tailor adapted the jacket by putting air holes under the arms and deep vents at the back. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Then she tells a story about her brother, obviously tailored for this audience. Times, Sunday Times (2008)His costumes are being made by the same tailor who designs clothes for rockers Kasabian. The Sun (2012)The next step involves devising a three-month programme that is individually tailored to suit your needs. The A-Z of Beauty Treatment (1994)There is no one-size-fits-all diet and each eating plan is tailored individually. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He explains that the company tailors to suit local preferences, but admits tastes are changing. Times, Sunday Times (2012)A diet plan you tailor to make your own. The Sun (2015)The clinic offers a range of programmes, courses and workshops for patients as well as individually tailored care plans. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It has signed deals with five countries, tailored to local requirements, with others pending. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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Translations for 'tailor'
British English: tailor /ˈteɪlə/ NOUN
A tailor is a person who makes clothes, especially for men.
- American English: tailor
- Arabic: خَيِّاط
- Brazilian Portuguese: alfaiate
- Chinese: 裁缝
- Croatian: krojač
- Czech: krejčí
- Danish: skrædder
- Dutch: kleermaker
- European Spanish: sastre
- Finnish: räätäli
- French: tailleur
- German: Schneider
- Greek: ράφτης
- Italian: sarto
- Japanese: テーラー
- Korean: 재봉사
- Norwegian: skredder
- Polish: krawiec
- European Portuguese: alfaiate
- Romanian: croitor
- Russian: портной
- Spanish: sastre
- Swedish: skräddare
- Thai: ช่างตัดเสื้อ
- Turkish: terzi
- Ukrainian: кравець
- Vietnamese: thợ may
British English: tailor VERB
If you tailor something such as a plan or system to someone's needs, you make it suitable for a particular person or purpose by changing the details of it.
We can tailor the programme to the patient's needs.
Definition of tailor from the Collins English Dictionary
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