1. Celui qui taille. Tailleur d'habits, de pierres, d'arbres, de diamants.
2. Un tailleur sans autre précision est un tailleur d'habits.
Sinonimi: suit of clothes
A set of garments for outerwear all of the same fabric and color; SYN. suit of clothes.
Two- or three-piece outfit consisting of a jacket and trousers of the same material, sometimes accompanied by a waistcoat, or, for women, a jacket and skirt. Suits are used for formal occasions or as professional/executive working clothes, although more casually styled suits have been made popular by designers such as Giorgio Armani and Gianni Versace.
ETYM Old Fren. tailleor, French tailleur, from Old Fren. taillier, French tailler to cut, from Latin talea a rod, stick, a cutting, layer for planting. Related to Detail, Entail, Retail, Tally.
A person whose occupation is making and altering garments; SYN. sartor.