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stand on ceremony

to behave in a formal way: Please sit down and make yourself comfortable, we don't stand on ceremony here.
Translations of “stand on ceremony”
in Chinese (Traditional) 講究禮節, 拘禮…
in Chinese (Simplified) 讲究礼节, 拘礼…
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