- (of a garment, shoes, etc.) made in accordance with a specific individual's measurements.
Origin of made-to-measure
Related Words for made to measuresuitable, suited, custom-made, perfect, custom-built, snug, designer, sewn, bespoke, comfortable, fitted, tailored, made-to-measure
made to measure
Also, tailor-made. Fashioned to fit a particular need or purpose, very suitable. For example, Jane finds her new position is made to measure for her, or This bridge club is tailor-made for Max. Originally referring to clothes made to fit a particular person very precisely, these terms have been used figuratively since the mid-1900s. Also see made to order.