off-the-peg


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off-the-peg

or

off-the-rack

adj
(of clothing) ready to wear; not produced esp for the person buying

off-the-peg

off-the-rack
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.off-the-peg - (especially of clothing) made in standard sizes and available from merchandise in stock; "a ready-made jacket"; "ready-to-wear clothes"
ready-made - made for purchase and immediate use
Translations

off-the-peg

(Brit) [ˌɒfðəˈpeg] (US) off-the-rack [ˈɒfðəˈræk] ADJconfeccionado, de percha

off-the-peg

[ˈɒfðəˈpɛg] off-the-rack (Am) [ˈɒfðəˈræk]
1. adj (clothes) → prêt-à-porter inv, confezionato/a
2. adv to buy a dress off-the-pegcomprare un abito confezionato
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WED2B sells hundreds of off-the-peg gowns, works with some designers exclusively - and is opening a massive 4,000 sq ft shop on the first floor of Middlesbrough's Centre North East.
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Soon to celebrate its centenary as a leading supplier serving Europe, North America, Africa, Australasia and the Middle East, the British company provides both off-the-peg flavours and a design service which creates unique profiles for customers.
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