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be tailor-made

1. Of clothing, to have been made specifically for someone by a tailor (and thus fit very well). Wow, they did a great job with the alterations—that gown looks like it was tailor-made for you!
2. By extension, to be ideally suited for someone or something. I've never seen a happier couple than Tom and Anna—it's like they were tailor-made for each other! Don't worry, that math course is tailor-made for students majoring in the arts, so you're not expected to know advanced formulas or anything.
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Summary: David Haye believes he is tailor-made to beat Wladimir Klitschko when they meet in Hamburg on July 2.
This contest is tailor-made for Harry Ellis," he said.
This type of partnership is tailor-made for the older worker who's more likely to have to deal with the impact of a chronic disease or an emerging combination of physical impairments affecting work capacity," said Mitchell.
INJURY-HIT Martin Laursen is determined to be a Villa Park hero - as he reckons his game is tailor-made for the English game.
Vendice thinks that Bruton is tailor-made for the part.
The new offense is tailor-made for him,'' coach Steve Lavin said.
It turns out that the well-defined, unimaginative, no-brainer rivalry which comprises sporting events generally, and the Olympic games in particular, is tailor-made for the slavish devotion of totalitarian whip crackers.
His experience is tailor-made to fit W5's needs now and in the future.
Joel's background is tailor-made for the Forward Ventures culture and approach to investing," said Fleming.
Sternberg and de Quesada will be responsible for moving FOX Sports Latin America forward in its mission to provide high-profile, high-caliber sports programming to Latin American viewers, with sports coverage that is tailor-made for the region.