So-so
So-so So"-so`, a. [So + so.] Neither very good nor very bad; middling; passable; tolerable; indifferent. [1913 Webster]

In some Irish houses, where things are so-so, One gammon of bacon hangs up for a show. --Goldsmith. [1913 Webster]

He [Burns] certainly wrote some so-so verses to the Tree of Liberty. --Prof. Wilson. [1913 Webster]


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  • So-so — adv. Tolerably; passably. H. James. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • So so — So So, adv. [OE. so, sa, swa, AS. sw[=a]; akin to OFries, s[=a], s?, D. zoo, OS. & OHG. s?, G. so, Icel. sv[=a], sv?, svo, so, Sw. s?, Dan. saa, Goth. swa so, sw? as; cf. L. suus one s own, Skr. sva one s own, one s self. [root]192. Cf. As,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • so-so — {adj.} Fair; neither good nor bad. * /The children s grades were just so so on the test./ * /How is the fishing today? So so./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • so-so — {adj.} Fair; neither good nor bad. * /The children s grades were just so so on the test./ * /How is the fishing today? So so./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • so-so — I. adverb Date: circa 1530 moderately well ; tolerably II. adjective Date: 1542 neither very good nor very bad ; middling < a so so performance > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • So So Def Recordings — infobox record label parent = Universal Music Group founded = 1993 founder = Jermaine Dupri distributor = The Island Def Jam Music Group genre = Hip Hop, R B country = United States location = Atlanta, Georgia url = http://www.sosodef.comSo So… …   Wikipedia

  • So So Gangsta — Infobox Album Name = So So Gangsta Type = Album Artist = Daz Dillinger Released = September 12, 2006 Recorded = 2003 2006 Genre = Hip hop Length = 46:44 Label = So So Def Virgin Records Producer = Jermaine Dupri Daz Dillinger Scott Storch No I.D …   Wikipedia

  • Mr. So & So — Background information Origin England Genres Neo progressive rock …   Wikipedia

  • So — So, adv. [OE. so, sa, swa, AS. sw[=a]; akin to OFries, s[=a], s?, D. zoo, OS. & OHG. s?, G. so, Icel. sv[=a], sv?, svo, so, Sw. s?, Dan. saa, Goth. swa so, sw? as; cf. L. suus one s own, Skr. sva one s own, one s self. [root]192. Cf. As, {Custom} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • So — So, adv. [OE. so, sa, swa, AS. sw[=a]; akin to OFries, s[=a], s?, D. zoo, OS. & OHG. s?, G. so, Icel. sv[=a], sv?, svo, so, Sw. s?, Dan. saa, Goth. swa so, sw? as; cf. L. suus one s own, Skr. sva one s own, one s self. [root]192. Cf. As, {Custom} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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