Bedeutung von “rule” im Essential American English Dictionary


noun us /rul/

B1 an official statement about what you must or must not do:

You can’t smoke at school. It’s against the rules (= not allowed).

B1 a basic idea that explains how a system, such as a language or science, works:

the rules of grammar

the usual way something is:

I visit my parents once a week as a rule.

(Definition von “rule noun” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)