What does just so mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. just so(adverb)

    in a careful manner

    "you must treat this plant just so"


  1. just so(Adverb)

    In the precise manner indicated.


  1. Just So

    Just So is a musical by Anthony Drewe and George Stiles written in 1984 based on the Just So Stories by Rudyard Kipling. Just So was produced by Cameron Mackintosh at the Watermill Theatre and Tricycle Theatre in England, as well as at the Goodspeed Opera House and North Shore Music Theatre in the USA. It was subsequently produced at the Chichester Festival Theatre in 2005 and for the Tabard Theatre in 2010.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of just so in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of just so in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Noel Coward:

    I love criticism just so long as it's unqualified praise.

  2. Lawana Blackwell:

    It isn't kind to cultivate a friendship just so one will have an audience.

  3. Saint Francis de Sales:

    You learn to speak by speaking, to study by studying, to run by running, to work by working and just so, you learn to love by loving. All those who think to learn in any other way deceive themselves.

  4. Ezra Pound:

    Tis not need we know our every thought or see the work shop where each mask is wrought wherefrom we view the world of box and pit, careless of wear, just so the mask shall fit and serve our jape's turn for a night or two.

  5. Holly Marsh:

    Donna's offer was just so compelling and the fact that she offered 60 days of rent back for free, which is practically unheard of, and then the pizza part was just hilarious. It just goes to show they really did something to stand out among the offers.

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