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rule of thumb

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Synonyms for rule of thumb

noun rule that it is wise to follow
  • criterion
  • hit and miss
  • pragmatism
  • trial and error
  • unwritten rule

More words related to rule of thumb

modus operandi

noun. manner of operating

standard

noun. guideline, principle

standards

noun. guideline, principle
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