Definition of happy medium in English:

happy medium

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  • A satisfactory compromise: you have to strike a happy medium between looking like royalty and looking like a housewife
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    • So I will be encouraging them to find a happy medium, balancing getting fit with their families, friends and careers.
    • I need to find a happy medium between boredom and complete attentiveness - or at least become more aware of my body telling me it's time to eat.
    • Granted, these are two extremes - there is a happy medium in the middle.

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Word of the day coloratura
Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody