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tailor

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishtailortai‧lor1 /ˈteɪlə $ -ər/ ●○○ verb [transitive]  to make something so that it is exactly right for someone’s particular needs or for a particular purposetailor something to something Treatment is tailored to the needs of each patient.tailor something to meet/suit somebody’s needs/requirements The classes are tailored to suit learners’ needs.tailor something for somebody We tailored the part specifically for her.→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
tailorIt does not generally support dragging-and-dropping files on to other applications nor can its drag-and-drop be tailored.The length of your step should be tailored according to the distance you are away from your opponent.Some are comprehensive and cover short-term exports on a continuous basis, others are tailored for specific contracts.This questioning procedure allows the salesperson to tailor the speed and content of his presentation to the circumstances which face him.Children tend to tailor their behaviour to the particular places in which, and different persons with whom, they find themselves.Aware that women outnumber men on voter lists, politicians from both parties are tailoring their campaigns accordingly.They employ several drugs, each tailored to disrupt the virus at different stages in its replication process.There will be times when you may want to tailor your style of play to fight particular opponents.tailor something for somebodyWe tailored the part specifically for her.
tailortailor2 noun [countable]  DCBOsomeone whose job is to make men’s clothes, that are measured to fit each customer perfectlydressmaker
Examples from the Corpus
tailorHis father was a tailor in Como, and young Antonio made his first fabric design at age 12.They became weavers, or tailors, or wool merchants.The force's tailor in Brussels is refusing to provide uniforms until his bill is settled.Kirov the tailor put a last quick tuck in position and stepped back to appraise his workmanship.He had been stripped and measured, and two tailors were now working on the clothes.
From Longman Business Dictionarytailortai‧lor /ˈteɪlə-ər/ verb [transitive] to make something or put something together so that it is exactly right for someone’s needsWe can tailor the insurance policy to fit your family’s needs.tailored adjectivetailored financial advice→ See Verb table
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Verb table
tailor
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theytailor
he, she, ittailors
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theytailored
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave tailored
he, she, ithas tailored
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad tailored
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill tailor
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have tailored
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam tailoring
he, she, itis tailoring
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you, we, theyare tailoring
Past
I, he, she, itwas tailoring
you, we, theywere tailoring
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been tailoring
he, she, ithas been tailoring
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been tailoring
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be tailoring
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been tailoring
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