sartorial

[ sahr-tawr-ee-uh l, -tohr- ]
/ sɑrˈtɔr i əl, -ˈtoʊr- /

adjective

of or relating to tailors or their trade: sartorial workmanship.
of or relating to clothing or style or manner of dress: sartorial splendor.
Anatomy. pertaining to the sartorius.

Nearby words

  1. sarto, andrea del,
  2. sarton,
  3. sarton, may,
  4. sartor,
  5. sartor resartus,
  6. sartorially,
  7. sartorius,
  8. sartorius muscle,
  9. sartre,
  10. sartre, jean-paul

Origin of sartorial

1815–25; < Late Latin sartor tailor + -ial

Related formssar·to·ri·al·ly, adverbpre·sar·to·ri·al, adjectiveun·sar·to·ri·al, adjectiveun·sar·to·ri·al·ly, adverb

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British Dictionary definitions for sartorial

sartorial

/ (sɑːˈtɔːrɪəl) /

adjective

of or relating to a tailor or to tailoring
anatomy of or relating to the sartorius
Derived Formssartorially, adverb

Word Origin for sartorial

C19: from Late Latin sartōrius from sartor

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