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tailored

Syllabification: tai·lored
Pronunciation: /ˈtālərd
 
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Definition of tailored in English:

adjective

(Of clothes) smart, fitted, and well cut: a tailored charcoal-gray suit
More example sentences
  • In an effort to boost pride in York, it was agreed cabbies should wear smart suits, tailored trousers and black dress shoes in winter.
  • I looked down upon my beautifully tailored costume.
  • So perhaps try some tailored pants (and a tailored vest if you go that route)

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