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English noun: tailor

1. tailor (person) a person whose occupation is making and altering garments


Synonymssartor, seamster


Broader (hypernym)garment worker, garment-worker, garmentmaker


Narrower (hyponym)fitter


English verb: tailor

1. tailor (change) adjust to a specific need or market


SamplesA magazine oriented towards young people.
Tailor your needs to your surroundings.


Synonymsorient


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)accommodate, adapt

2. tailor (creation) style and tailor in a certain fashion


SamplesCut a dress.


Synonymscut


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)design


Narrower (hyponym)gore


Domain categoryfashion

3. tailor (creation) create (clothes) with cloth


SamplesCan the seamstress sew me a suit by next week?.


ExamplesThey tailor the cape


Synonymssew, tailor-make


Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)fashion, forge


Narrower (hyponym)quilt, run up









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