golden rule noun
the Golden Rule : a general rule for how to behave that says that you should treat people the way you would like other people to treat you
: an important rule to follow when you do something
capitalized G&R : a rule of ethical conduct referring to Matthew 7:12 and Luke 6:31: do to others as you would have them do to you
Examples of GOLDEN RULE
- I try to live by the Golden Rule.
- The golden rule in sales is to know your customer.
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