from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Midway between two points or conditions: a halfway sign on the trail.
- adj. Reaching or including only half or a portion; partial: halfway measures.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adv. Half of the way between two points; midway.
- adv. moderately; somewhat
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Equally distant from the extremes; situated at an intermediate point; midway.
- adj. partial.
- adj. including only half or a portion; incomplete.
- adv. In the middle; at half the distance; imperfectly; partially.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In the middle; at half the distance.
- Midway; equidistant from the extremes.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. at half the distance; at the middle
- adj. including only half or a portion
- adj. equally distant from the extremes
- adj. at a point midway between two extremes
Eric leaned against the row of lockers beside hers wearing an expression halfway between a leering grin and a snarl.
Ian looked again, then turned toward Alice with an expression halfway between skepticism and bemusement.
We need a word halfway between friend and acquaintance.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it's reached what it describes as the halfway point in draining the floodwaters in New Orleans.
The Secondary Objective is to try and keep my body in halfway decent shape.
Most begin halfway or fully at “Hurray!” and slope off jaggedly to “Blah.”
Definitely, but I still get that nose & ear pain halfway into a feature.
WHY I thought I could put a book of hers down halfway is entirely beyond me.
He owned the part of Scott Pilgrim so much that I literally forgot his name halfway through the film.
One can get halfway from the cover to the cartoon by simply emptying the man's word balloon.
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