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de rigeur

Required in order to seem fashionable. Is it still de rigeur to wear a tuxedo to this event?
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Cast iron can't handle the water pressure and alkaloid detergents of the average dishwasher cycle, so hand washing is de rigeur.
A business resumption plan should be de rigeur for most organizations--and a crisis communication plan should be an integral part of it.
The brave new world of corporate collaboration makes a blog absolutely de rigeur if some industry commentators are to be believed.
RAISED eyebrows seem almost de rigeur in Leinster House recently.
Finally, we will assess the role of sponsorship at both Institute and chapter level, and otherwise act to ensure that the enhanced transparency and accountability that has been become de rigeur in our companies permeates the entire organization.
Whisky-and-golf package tours became de rigeur for high-flying businessfolk in the 80s, and the Scotch were not slow to realize the potential of this wealthy market.
Not too long ago 12-foot sections had been de rigeur for eye care.
High street stores are revelling in fashion's return to the 80s and neon vests, batwing catsuits and white stilettos, once again, are de rigeur.
currency alone is the de rigeur gift for any self-respecting Cambodian wedding guest.
Far from being exceptional, it seems, Jewishness is becoming de rigeur for Democratic presidential aspirants.
The de rigeur champagne reception followed the sold-out screening where Arvi could be found in the corner counselling younger filmmakers and dispensing advice.
Leading clothes washer manufacturers support the new regulations, as they see in the mandates a chance to standardize international operations (front-loaders are de rigeur under EU regs) and increase profits and market share by squeezing out smaller manufacturers who won't be able to stay in business under the new rules.
Maher cited growing staffs as part of the reason that a corporate campus is now de rigeur.
John Rosselli International on the Upper East Side continues to be a de rigeur stop on any designer's hunt for the perfect something.
For visitors from the Cold Coast and elsewhere, trips to Tinseltown and other star hot spots are de rigeur.