Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Of or relating to clothing, especially designer clothing, that is marketed in a finished condition in standard sizes.
  • noun Clothing marketed in a finished condition in standard sizes.

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  • adjective Describing apparel that does not need any tailoring (for example hemming) before it can be worn.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun ready-made clothing
  • adjective (especially of clothing) made in standard sizes and available from merchandise in stock

Etymologies

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ready + to + wear

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