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what’s good for the goose is good for the gander - definition and synonyms

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or what’s sauce for the goose is sauce for the gander

  1. used for saying that if something is good or acceptable for one person it is therefore good or acceptable for another person

This is the British English definition of what’s good for the goose is good for the gander. View American English definition of what’s good for the goose is good for the gander.

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