just so

idiom

1
: in a particular way
They feel they have to dress just so to be popular.
2
: arranged in a very neat and tidy way
Everything in her house has to be just so or she gets upset.

Examples of just so in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web But the people who own this apartment building practically want to strip search me, just so my kid can live there. Marla Jo Fisher, Orange County Register, 3 July 2024 And Wayfair just so happens to have some of the biggest markdowns. Megan Schaltegger, Peoplemag, 2 July 2024 There’s just so much that the world has not been exposed to. Cat Cardenas, Variety, 1 July 2024 There’s just so much of it, and of the Faks in general. Alan Sepinwall, Rolling Stone, 27 June 2024 See all Example Sentences for just so 

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“Just so.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/just%20so. Accessed 16 Jul. 2024.

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