juste milieu

juste-milieu

[zhyst-mee-lyœ]
noun, plural juste-milieux [zhyst-mee-lyœ] . French.
a point between two extremes; the golden mean.

Origin:
literally, exact middle

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Main Entry:  juste milieu
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a happy medium; just moderation and compromise
Etymology:  F. lit. correct mean
Usage:  pl juste milieux
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