de rigueur meaning, de rigueur definition | English Cobuild dictionary

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de rigueur

  
  
If you say that a possession or habit is de rigueur, you mean that it is fashionable and therefore necessary for anyone who wants to avoid being considered unfashionable.      adj   v-link ADJ  
T-shirts now seem almost de rigueur in the West End.     
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See also:

rigour, ringer, rig, rigor

Collaborative Dictionary     English Cobuild
n.
avoir envie de
n.
avoir l'intention de
n.
cesser de
n.
avoir peur de
n.
cela dépend de
n.
billet de faveur
n.
un bout de sein
n.
un bout de filtre
n.
un bout de chou
n.
une bouche de chaleur
n.
une bouche de métro
n.
le bout de l'an
n.
un bout de terrain
n.
bien se tirer de
n.
à force de mal aller tout ira bien
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