Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OF. tailleor, F. tailleur, fr. OF. taillier, F. tailler, to cut, fr. L. talea, a rod, stick, a cutting, layer for planting. Cf. Detail Entail Retail Tally (n.)
Tailors is awful dear.
"Medoline Selwyn's Work" by Mrs. J. J. Colter
They say it taks nine tailors to mak a man.
"Yorksher Puddin'" by John Hartley
The parade uniform has been designed by a lot of unsoldierly politicians and tailors about Washington.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 1178, June 25, 1898" by Various
He would bow to his postilion, while he was ruining his tailor.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, No. CCCLXXVI. February, 1847. Vol. LXI." by Various
At one of these was a sign denoting it to be the residence of a tailor.
"Arthur Mervyn" by Charles Brockden Brown
But Tailor Hancock went back home with all kinds of ugliness and uncharitableness working in his little heart.
"News from the Duchy" by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
Two women across the tailor-shop, seeing each other.
"The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story" by Various
The numerous personnel of his stable-garage, his horses, gasoline and tailors' bills ate up even a part of the principal.
"Woman Triumphant" by Vicente Blasco Ibañez
The king's tailor, Messire Jean Percerin, occupied a rather large house in the Rue St. Honore, near the Rue de l'Arbre Sec.
"The Vicomte de Bragelonne" by Alexandre Dumas
But it was not till they came to the tailor's that he realised the full seriousness of the business before them.
"The Admirable Tinker" by Edgar Jepson
The world I clad once, tailor-hired,
Whilst I in tatters quaked,
Today, you see me well attired,
Who lets the world go naked.
"Pen And Shears" by Morris Rosenfeld
As gallant as skipper as ever skipped
Or sailors as ever sailed
As valiant trippers as ever tripped
Or tailors as ever tailed.
"The Fate Of The 'Cabbage Rose'" by Wallace Irwin
A halberdier so fierce in fight,
Made charge with all his gathered might,
When from the foe rebounding back
He tumbled over tailor Jack.
"The Watch And Ward." by Samuel Bamford
Your tailor's bill . . . well, I'll be blowed!
Dear chap! I never knowed him . . .
He's gone and written me an ode,
Instead of what I owed him.
"Facility" by Robert W Service
"Next day the Pleacemen came—
Rewenge it was their plann—
And from my good old dame
They took her tailor-mann:
And the hard hard beak did me bespeak
To Newgit in the Wann.
"The Three Christmas Waits" by William Makepeace Thackeray
Nay, Shoe-makers and Tailors may enjoy
Some time to pray, whilst they their trades pursue:
For whilst their hands they at their craft employ,
Their minds may be employ'd in prayer too.
"Advice To Pray Earnestly, And On All Occasions, Supposed To Be Address'd To His Own Son" by Rees Prichard
There's almost nothing better than seeing a handsome man in a tailored suit.
Tailor-made Vision Correction with iLASIK.
Folk artist and tailor Charlie Umhau plans to leave VCU to spend a year pulling this cart around Richmond, hawking his handmade shirts.
Bottega Veneta, Ferragamo and Emporio Armani showed updated versions of the well-tailored summer silhouette, easy to wear and easy to pack.
Employees operate a computerized cutting machine at Haas Tailoring's Belair-Edison plant.
Joyful Noise (** out of four, rated PG-13, in theaters Friday) seems tailor-made for an audience of churchgoers and Glee devotees.
'Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy' the quintessential spy tale.
Gary Oldman stars as George Smiley in the Cold War thriller "Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy.".
Obama tailors messages to groups.
Courtesy photo Gary Oldman as George Smiley in "Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy".
Buyers can tailor their car's features to suit their needs.
Once the almost exclusive domain of the Gammarelli family ofpapal tailors, some cardinals opting to have their outfits madeback home.
The first performance, tailored for young audiences, will be at 11 am Saturday, March 27.
Christie® is making the grade at the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference November 7-8 in Denver, Colorado, with visual display solutions tailored to the higher education market.
Dareus probably had to pay the tailor overtime for the suit he wore Friday afternoon.
The map ∗ is a modiﬁcation of the isomorphism Ψ0 : G 0 × Z (HA )\ G −→ B(A)\ G , tailored to the special case of generic connections.
On the Gribov Problem for Generalized Connections
The function V has been tailored to map quantum gravity boundary dimensions to the corresponding conformal dimensions in the full plane C, as in (2.46) (2.47).
Conformal Fractal Geometry and Boundary Quantum Gravity
Their approach, which is tailored to scale-free random graphs, relies on an effective ﬁeld approximation which accounts for the effect of the nodes with the highest degree.
Potts Model On Random Trees
Figure 10: Probability distribution function for lengths of pieces of active ﬁber in tailored F-RAM : ℓo = 5 mm.
Levy statistical fluctuations from a Random Amplifying Medium
In a ﬁrst step, they tailor Bernstein’s inequality for adequately stopped martingales to the triangle counting problem.
Moment inequalities for functions of independent random variables