Origin of juste-milieu
Words nearby juste-milieu
How to use juste-milieu in a sentence
Except for the love of her sons, the Princess lived in a hostile milieu.
Above all, artists deserve a milieu in which musical talent is celebrated and given some acknowledgement in the media.Music Criticism Has Degenerated Into Lifestyle Reporting|Ted Gioia|March 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She deems her work “craft with modern techniques” and has been welcomed into the milieu despite an unconventional approach.
And in a literary milieu charged by ideology, this means something.The Politics of Literature: An interview with Nobel laureate Mario Vargas Llosa|Michael Moynihan|October 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Instead he describes the milieu in which the works were created and received.
She had found herself in a milieu that demoralized her; her mind had become like "the dyer's hand, subdued to what it worked in."Marriage la mode|Mrs. Humphry Ward
One has lost his place, another his title, and a third his money, and they say this all proceeds from the 'juste milieu.'Frederick Chopin as a Man and Musician|Frederick Niecks
As I have said, our frivolity covered certain purposes which Juste has carried out, and which I am about to execute.
Juste lent Marcas two hundred francs in gold, the product of two watches bought on credit, and pawned at the Mont-de-Piete.
And Vital showed them a hat of a form and design which was truly expressive of the juste-milieu.Unconscious Comedians|Honore de Balzac