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middle way

noun

a mediating path or compromise between extremes of action or policy

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  • Curses follow you as you clamber out, and drop into the middle way.

    On the Heels of De Wet

    The Intelligence Officer
  • There must be a middle way, and I want to get into it and to keep in it.

  • He can disown Jennie or he can take her back, but there is no middle way.

    The Tower of Oblivion Oliver Onions
  • I wondered, seeing them both, whether there was no middle way with women.

  • There is no middle way for the dramatist who seeks truth in characterization.

    Dramatic Technique

    George Pierce Baker
  • But you were right in what you said the other evening out at the dam; there is no middle way.

    The Real Man Francis Lynde
  • Enter now upon the middle way, which is the path to Freedom.

    Kim Rudyard Kipling

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