What does the word tailor mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • One who makes men's garments.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Tailoring.

Usage examples for tailor

  1. He was a little tailor- man that wurruked in a panthry down town, an' I seen him weep whin a dog was r- run over be a dhray. – Mr. Dooley: In the Hearts of His Countrymen by Finley Peter Dunne
  2. But she told me, The tailor would make it so; when alas! – The Works of John Bunyan Volume 3 by John Bunyan
  3. The tailor with the certificate simply shrugged his shoulders and returned to his work, leaving the boy to his fate. – The Children of the Poor by Jacob A. Riis