custom-made; made-to-order; made-to-measure:
an expensive tailor-made suit.
fashioned to a particular taste, purpose, demand, etc.:
a musical comedy tailor-made for the popular audience.
something, as a garment, that is tailor-made.
verb (used with object), tailor-made, tailor-making.
to make or adjust to meet the needs of the particular situation, individual, object, etc.:
to tailor-make a tour.
made by a tailor to fit exactly: a tailor-made suit
perfectly meeting a particular purpose: a girl tailor-made for him
a tailor-made garment
(slang) a cigarette made in a factory rather than rolled by hand
- Tailor-made for
see: made to measure
verb (used with object), tailor-made, tailor-making. 1. to make or adjust to meet the needs of the particular situation, individual, object, etc.: to tailor-make a tour.
- Tail out
verb 1. (transitive, adverb) to guide (timber) as it emerges from a power saw
noun 1. a piece added at the end; an end piece or appendage. 2. Printing. a small decorative design at the end of a chapter or at the bottom of a page. 3. (in a musical instrument of the viol family) a triangular piece of wood, usually of ebony, to which the lower ends of […]