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English definition of “the done thing”

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the done thing

mainly UK ( US usually the thing to do)
what you are expected to do in a social situation: Don't forget to shake hands - it's the done thing, you know.
Translations of “the done thing”
in Chinese (Traditional) 禮貌,禮儀,禮節, 規矩…
in Chinese (Simplified) 礼貌,礼仪,礼节, 规矩…
(Definition of the done thing from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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