tailor

tailor(
tey
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luhr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (profession)
a. el sastre
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
, la sastra
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
The groom will have his tuxedo made by a tailor.El novio le ha encargado su esmoquin a un sastre.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
2. (to make)
a. confeccionar
The seamstress tailored the suit with ease of movement in mind.La costurera confeccionó el traje teniendo en mente la libertad de movimientos del que lo lleva.
3. (to adapt)
a. adaptar
The company tailors its services according to its clients' needs.La empresa adapta sus servicios a las necesidades de cada cliente.
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tailor
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. el sastre
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
tailor's dummymaniquí m
tailor's (shop)sastrería f
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
2. (suit)
a. confeccionar
3. (fig)
a. adaptar (speech, policy)
tailor [ˈteɪləʳ]
noun
sastre (m)
tailor's (shop) sastrería (f)
transitive verb
[+suit] confeccionar; hacer; adaptar
a well-tailored suit un traje bien hecho; un traje que entalla bien
modifier
tailor's chalk (n) jabón (m) de sastre
tailor's dummy (n) maniquí (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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