HyperDic: tailor

English > 4 senses of the word tailor:
VERBchangetailor, orientadjust to a specific need or market
creationtailor, cutstyle and tailor in a certain fashion
creationtailor, sew, tailor-makecreate (clothes) with cloth
NOUNperson tailor, seamster, sartora person whose occupation is making and altering garments
tailor > pronunciation
Soundstey'ler
Rhymesalveolar ... Ziegler: 240 rhymes with ler...
English > tailor: 4 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA person whose occupation is making and altering garments.
Synonymsseamster, sartor
Narrowerfittersomeone who fits a garment to a particular person
Broadergarmentmaker, garment-worker, garment workerA person who makes garments
Spanishmodista, modisto, sartor, sastra, sastre
Catalanmodista, sartor, sastre, sastressa
Adjectivessartorialof or relating to a tailor or to tailoring
Verbstailorcreate (clothes) with cloth
tailorstyle and tailor in a certain fashion
English > tailor: 4 senses > verb 1, change
MeaningAdjust to a specific need or market.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example "tailor your needs to your surroundings"
Synonymorient
Broaderadapt, accommodatemake fit for, or change to suit a new purpose
Spanishentallar
Catalanentallar
English > tailor: 4 senses > verb 2, creation
Meaningstyle and tailor in a certain fashion.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymcut
CategoryfashionThe latest and most admired style in clothes and cosmetics and behavior
Narrowergorecut / cut into gores
Broaderdesigncreate the design for
Spanishconfeccionar
Nounstailora person whose occupation is making and altering garments
English > tailor: 4 senses > verb 3, creation
Meaningcreate (clothes) with cloth.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s something
ModelThey tailor the cape
Synonymssew, tailor-make
Entailed byaltermake an alteration to
appliquesew on as a decoration
pipetrim with piping
Narrowerquiltcreate by stitching together
run upmake by sewing together quickly
Broaderfashion, forgemake out of components (often in an improvising manner)
Spanishconfeccionar, coser
Catalanconfeccionar, cosir
Nounstailora person whose occupation is making and altering garments
tailoringthe occupation of a tailor

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