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Word: sartorial

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


Sentences Containing 'sartorial'

It's both a metaphor for her soul-baring musical and a sartorial kiss-my-rear gesture to anyone who thinks there isn't some life left in the 76-year-old diva.

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