Mot Juste. Exactly.

Someone at work pointed out this “word” – mot juste. Mot juste is simply defined as:

the exactly right word or phrasing

I doubt I’ll ever use this word though. If I said it, people would probably think I mangled the word “mojo.” But I’d love to hear if you were able to work in some mot juste.

2 Responses to Mot Juste. Exactly.

  1. Adrian Bagayas August 22, 2013 at 9:41 pm #

    I know of only one person who would actually know what the heck that actually meant.


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