[Fighting against Covid-19] Wash your hands , Don't touch your face and Keep the social distance.

손님은 왕이다

Idiom

Pronunciation

sonimeum wangeeda

Definition (meaning)

  • the customer is king.
  • Originally, this idiom emphasizes an importance of service for customers. But many stupid Korean customer think 'they are the real king of the world' and ask sellers irrational demands.

Definition by other languages

  • 고객을 왕과 같이 대접하라는 의미로서, 고객의 중요성을 서비스 차원에서 강조한 말. 그러나 많은 멍청한 고객들은 자신이 진짜 왕인지 알고 판매자에게 불합리한 요구를 하기도 한다.(korean)

Taboo level (Level 1~5, Higher is more disapproved)

level 1 : You can say this word freely without any trouble

Examples

  • 고객은 왕인데, 무조건 반품해줘야 하는거 아닙니까?

Notes

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