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English definition of “comme il faut”

comme il faut

adjective [after verb]     /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
(Definition of comme il faut adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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