One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1Wearing or characterized by smart, well-cut clothing; (of a garment, etc.) well-cut, well-made.
2Perfectly appropriate, well-suited; well-adapted to or for a particular situation, role, person, etc.
Early 19th century; earliest use found in Bell's Life in London and Sporting Chronicle. From well + tailor + -ed.
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