入鄉隨俗

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Chinese[edit]

to enter country; village
 
to follow; to comply with; to allow; (surname)
vulgar
trad. (入鄉隨俗)
simp. (入乡随俗)

Etymology[edit]

Literally: When entering a village, follow the customs.

Pronunciation[edit]


Idiom[edit]

入鄉隨俗

  1. When in Rome, do as the Romans do.

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