What are some alternative words for tailor?

Synonyms for tailor
ˈteɪ lər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tailor, seamster, sartor(verb)

    a person whose occupation is making and altering garments

    Synonyms:
    sartor, seamster

  2. tailor, orient(verb)

    adjust to a specific need or market

    "a magazine oriented towards young people"; "tailor your needs to your surroundings"

    Synonyms:
    orientate, orient, cut, point, sew, tailor-make

  3. cut, tailor(verb)

    style and tailor in a certain fashion

    "cut a dress"

    Synonyms:
    veer, bring down, snub, turn off, edit out, cut, burn, rationalize, hack, trim down, sew, write out, prune, thin, slue, trim back, trim, ignore, swerve, shorten, cut off, edit, thin out, cut down, skip, abridge, reduce, rationalise, contract, foreshorten, dilute, curve, switch off, sheer, make out, geld, slew, turn out, disregard, issue, orient, tailor-make, cut back, abbreviate, trend

  4. sew, tailor, tailor-make(verb)

    create (clothes) with cloth

    "Can the seamstress sew me a suit by next week?"

    Synonyms:
    tailor-make, sew, sew together, customize, customise, custom-make, stitch, run up, cut, orient

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. tailor(n.)

    Synonyms:
    maker of men's clothes

  2. tailor(n.)

    Synonyms:
    (Ich.) blue-fish, ship-jack, snapping mackerel (temnodon saltator)

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. tailor(n)

    Associated words:
    sartorial

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    adapt, customize, adjust, adapting, personalize, suit, seamstress, cutter, tailoring

How to pronounce tailor?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say tailor in sign language?

  1. tailor

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How to use tailor in a sentence?

  1. Albert Einstein:

    If you are out to describe the truth, leave elegance to the tailor.

  2. Thomas Moore:

    The radar that we choose is going to be an off-the-shelf radar that we tailor to the ship. There are a number of radars out there that appear to meet the specs. This will not be a developmental issue. LHA 8 will be the first ship to get AESR.

  3. Aminata Bocoum:

    The bazin industry is great because you don't need to go to school to be a designer or stylist or dyer or tailor. Creativity is something you don't learn. It's something you're born with.

  4. George Bernard Shaw:

    The only man who behaves sensibly is my tailor he takes my measure anew every time he sees me, whilst all the rest go on with their old measurements, and expect them to fit me.

  5. The ECB:

    It is up to the relevant authorities and the entities themselves to determine if and when TIBER-EU based tests are performed, tests will be tailor-made and will not result in a pass or fail – rather they will provide the tested entity with insight into its strengths and weaknesses, and enable it to learn and evolve to a higher level of cyber maturity.


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