GRE Word List

SARTORIAL

pertaining to tailors or tailoring; Ex. a man of great sartorial elegance; CF. sartor: tailor

The meaning of the word sartorial is pertaining to tailors or tailoring; Ex. a man of great sartorial elegance; CF. sartor: tailor.

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