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not the done thing

mainly UK (US usually not the thing to do)
not socially acceptable: Smoking during a meal is not the done thing.
Translations of “not the done thing”
in Chinese (Traditional) 不禮貌, 不合禮儀…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不礼貌, 不合礼仪…
(Definition of not the done thing from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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