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gentleman's agreement

noun [C]
 
 
an agreement that is based on trust and is not in writing: We came to a gentleman's agreement that if anybody else wanted the job, I would stand aside.
Translations of “gentleman's agreement”
in Chinese (Traditional) (不落實在紙面僅憑信譽的)君子協定,紳士協定…
in Chinese (Simplified) (不落实在纸面仅凭信誉的)君子协定,绅士协定…
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