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synonyms for happy medium

  • gray area
  • middle ground
  • neutral ground
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And that was that if he and his wife were to ever live together again and be happy, the family were to be kept out of it.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
Cousin George's position is such a happy one, that conversation is to him a thing superfluous.
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Liszt gazed at "his Hans," as he calls him, with the fondest pride, and seemed perfectly happy over his arrival.
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M'Bongo and his whole court are now clothed, I am happy to say, at least to a certain extent.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
He was aware that his act by this time, had helped nobody, had made no one happy or satisfied—not even himself.
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For instance, the Limestone Polypody is not happy unless there is a certain amount of lime present in the soil.
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My husband detests them; on the contrary, I like those carriages, for they tell me of happy—I mean to say, of former times.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
The medium pitch expresses warmth, emotion, and the heart qualities.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
But there was no shadow ahead of him this night; there was no somber thing to bend down the high serenity of his happy heart.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
The other was the spirited portrait of Baron von Friedericks, a happy combination of cavalier and soldier in its manly strength.
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WORDS RELATED TO HAPPY MEDIUM

  • accommodation
  • accord
  • adjustment
  • arrangement
  • bargain
  • compact
  • composition
  • concession
  • contract
  • cop-out
  • covenant
  • deal
  • fifty-fifty
  • half measure
  • half-and-half
  • happy medium
  • mean
  • middle course
  • middle ground
  • pact
  • sellout
  • settlement
  • trade-off
  • understanding
  • win-win situation
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.