Custom and Etiquette


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Custom noun – A usual manner of behaving or doing.
Etiquette is a synonym for custom in ritual topic. In some cases you can use "Etiquette" instead a noun "Custom", when it comes to topics like tradition.
Nearby Words: customary, customs, customer, customize, customized
Synonyms for Custom


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Etiquette noun – Personal conduct or behavior as evaluated by an accepted standard of appropriateness for a social or professional setting.
Usage example: the couple exhibited poor etiquette when they left the party without saying good-bye to the host and hostess

Custom is a synonym for etiquette in rule topic. You can use "Custom" instead a noun "Etiquette", if it concerns topics such as practice.
Synonyms for Etiquette

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fancy fancy custom fancy etiquette
human human custom human etiquette
old old custom old etiquette
usual usual custom usual etiquette
Other adjectives: common, alien, social, traditional, general, military, strange, local, modern, unwritten, outdated, western, European.

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