comme il faut Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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comme il fautadjective [after verb]

uk   /ˌkɒm.ɪlˈfəʊ/  us   /ˌkɑː.mɪlˈfoʊ/ formal
behaving or ​dressing in the ​right way in ​publicaccording to ​formalrules of ​socialbehaviour: Trust me - it's not comme il faut to ​wear a ​pinktie to a ​funeral.
(Definition of comme il faut from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “comme il faut”
in Chinese (Simplified) 适当的,合乎礼仪的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 適當的,合乎禮儀的…
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