don't stand on ceremony

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Dear RonBee,

Can you tell me the meaning of 'don't stand on ceremony'? Thank you!

Ellen :D
 

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When people say it, they are telling you to be relaxed and informal, rather than stiff. ;-)
 

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Don't mention it. ;-)
 
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