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double standard

noun [C] uk   us  
a rule or standard of good behaviour that, unfairly, some people are expected to follow or achieve but other people are not: The governor is being accused of (having) double standards in being tough on law and order yet allowing his own cabinet members to escape prosecution for fraud.
Traducciones de “double standard”
en chino (tradicionál) 雙重標準…
en ruso двойной стандарт…
en turco çifte standart/uygulama/muamele/işlem…
en chino (simplificado) 双重标准…
en polaco podwójny standard, niekonsekwentne zasady, niejednakowa miara…
(Definition of double standard from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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