a French (read: pretentious
) expression meaning "the right wording/phrasing"
often used by snotty intellectuals like Frasier Crane
from the TV show Frasier
"Oh anyway, as I was saying, it was horr--well, actually, "horrible" isn't quite le mot juste--more like calamitous! Disastrous! Deplorable! EXECRABLE!"
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