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There is a pro-cable bias that seems to forgive so-so shows and so-so series and judges network series harshly.‘The Good Wife’ Creators on the Premiere’s Big Cary Twist, Will’s Death, and More|Kevin Fallon|September 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For the United States, our so-so results are neither depressing nor affirming.
Last year, like most sports fans, he did so-so in predicting the winners.White House Jumps Through Hoops to Increase Obamacare Enrollment|Eleanor Clift|March 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It's fair to call all of this exaggerated, but the core point is sound—2013 has been a so-so year for the president.Worst Fifth Year Ever? Maybe. But the Economy Will be the Judge of Obama|Jamelle Bouie|December 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Ezra Klein reminds us that the job news that has the conservative press alleging conspiracy is … only so-so.If there is a BLS Conspiracy, It's the Worst Executed I've Ever Seen|David Frum|October 5, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The girls are well, and have as many opinions with as few acts as ever; and Custis is so-so.Recollections and Letters of General Robert E. Lee|(His Son) Captain Robert E. Lee
"You could scream, and that would do just as well," replied So-so, with his tail still up.
The sermon was only so-so, but they enjoyed the singing; particularly their own.John March, Southerner|George W. Cable
"Yes, it would have done just as well," So-so replied, as he stretched himself on the hearth.
Well, for our side, it ain't no more'n so-so,” was the somber admission; “an' mebbe that's stretchin' it.The Wilderness Trail|Frank Williams
1520s as an adverb, "indifferently;" as an adjective, "mediocre, neither too good nor too bad," 1540s; from so.