Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR TAILOR MADE

We do not mean that the tailor made him, but that the tailor made him a coat.

As for example, this sentence might be rewritten to read, The tailor made a coat for him.

The indirect object of the verb names the person or thing to or for which the act is done,—the tailor made a coat for whom?

The hunter killed enough for himself and the tailor, while the tailor made clothes for both of them.

During the third watch the tailor made a suit of clothes becoming a bride, and put them on the figure.

The Suffraget takes off her tailor made skirt and reveals a pair of fashionable trousers.