Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb tailor

3 senses of tailor

Sense 1
tailor, orient -- (adjust to a specific need or market; "a magazine oriented towards young people"; "tailor your needs to your surroundings")
       => adapt, accommodate -- (make fit for, or change to suit a new purpose; "Adapt our native cuisine to the available food resources of the new country")

Sense 2
cut, tailor -- (style and tailor in a certain fashion; "cut a dress")
       => design -- (create the design for; create or execute in an artistic or highly skilled manner; "Chanel designed the famous suit")

Sense 3
sew, tailor, tailor-make -- (create (clothes) with cloth; "Can the seamstress sew me a suit by next week?")
       => fashion, forge -- (make out of components (often in an improvising manner); "She fashioned a tent out of a sheet and a few sticks")

Antonyms of adj tailored

2 senses of tailored

Sense 1
tailored, trim -- (severely simple in line or design; "a neat tailored suit"; "tailored curtains")

INDIRECT (VIA plain) -> fancy -- (not plain; decorative or ornamented; "fancy handwriting"; "fancy clothes")

Sense 2
bespoke, bespoken, made-to-order, tailored, tailor-made -- ((of clothing) custom-made)

INDIRECT (VIA custom-made) -> ready-made -- (made for purchase and immediate use)

Similarity of adj tailored

2 senses of tailored

Sense 1
tailored, trim -- (severely simple in line or design; "a neat tailored suit"; "tailored curtains")
       => plain (vs. fancy) -- (not elaborate or elaborated; simple; "plain food"; "stuck to the plain facts"; "a plain blue suit"; "a plain rectangular brick building")

Sense 2
bespoke, bespoken, made-to-order, tailored, tailor-made -- ((of clothing) custom-made)
       => custom-made (vs. ready-made), custom -- (made according to the specifications of an individual)

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