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unwritten rule

  • as inrule of thumb
  • as incustom
  • as indoctrine
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Synonyms for unwritten rule

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

More words related to unwritten rule

custom

noun. ritual, traditional action

doctrine

noun. opinion; principle

doctrines

noun. opinion; principle

rule of thumb

noun. rule that it is wise to follow
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