Complete Definition of "so-so"

see|so-and-so
English

Pronunciation
audio|en-us-so-so.ogg|Audio (US)
:Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-əʊsəʊ|-əʊsəʊ

Adjective
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  1. Neither good nor bad; tolerable, passable, indifferent.

#:The dessert was pretty good, but the meal was so-so.

Synonyms
(neither good nor bad): average, fair, meh, mediocre, middling, lackluster, okay

Translations
trans-top|neither good nor bad
Chinese: 马马虎虎 (mǎ ma hǔ hu)
French: t-|fr|comme ci comme ça
German: solala
Greek: t|el|έτσι κι έτσι|sc=Grek (étsi ki étsi)
Icelandic: svona..., svona svona
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Japanese: まあまあ maa maa
Portuguese: assim assim
Russian: так себе|та́к себе, средненький|сре́дненький, ничего (ničevó)
Spanish: más o menos
Swedish: sådär
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Adverb
en-adv|-

  1. Neither very well nor very poorly.

#:He performed so-so during the tryouts, and the coach was undecided whether to add him to the team or not.

Synonyms
(neither well nor poorly): blandly, indifferently, insipdly, moderately, passably

Translations
trans-top|neither well nor poorly
Finnish: niin ja näin
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Romanian: aşa şi aşa
Russian: t+|ru|ничего|trničevó|scCyrl
Swedish: sådär
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ru:so-so
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