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English definition of “comme il faut”

comme il faut

adjective [after verb] uk   /ˌkɒm.ɪlˈfəʊ/ us    /ˌkɑː.mɪlˈfoʊ/ formal
behaving or dressing in the right way in public according to formal rules of social behaviour: Trust me - it's not comme il faut to wear a pink tie to a funeral.Suitable and acceptableQuite good, or not very good
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