Noun(1) one of two equal parts of a divisible whole(2) one of two divisions into which some games or performances are divided: the two divisions are separated by an interval
Adjective(1) consisting of one of two equivalent parts in value or quantity(2) partial(3) (of siblings
Adverb(1) partially or to the extent of a half
(1) Over more than half a century his talent and intensity have proven big enough to fill any role.(2) The visitors side upped their game in the second half when they had got used to the playing surface.(3) And tell your husband that you are going to cut the time you spend in the kitchen by half or even more.(4) In the streets half naked Kiwis could be seen running around like lunatics.(5) The United States has been trying to eliminate its slums for more than half a century.(6) Everitt half committed to entering the race next year with Bourassa as a partner.(7) And in a quick movement, Matthew and picked his half full bottle of Fanta up and walked out of the vending room.(8) The first half concluded with a trapeze act that got nervous applause throughout and a thunderous ovation at the end.(9) He later said the first half was his greatest performance as a pro, and no one who saw it could argue.(10) an eight and a half hour flight(11) When Macbeth is hunched over, scrawny and half bald he does not radiate a sinister charisma.(12) Albany could easily cut this subsidy at least in half and still pay for real charity care.(13) This is the knee-jerk reaction common to all regimes that for half a century have held power in the region.(14) wing half back(15) Wouldn't this prove that Europe really regrets what was perpetrated on its soil half a century ago?(16) half full
(1) half an hour :: nusu saa
3. divided in two ::
kugawanywa katika mbili
4. partially ::
5. partly ::
9. in part ::
10. part ::
12. portion ::
13. section ::
14. part ::
15. period ::
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If I'm honest with you, HALF of my life.
Money Heist Season 1, Episode 6
HALF of whom want to massacre the other
HALF for one insult or another?
Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 2
You're pregnant, for God's sakes.
Three and a HALF cigarettes
Breaking Bad Season 2, Episode 5
No, no, no, you had your chance to be "we"
for like a year and a HALF now.
The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 16
It's 2 and a HALF million each.
Total of 5.
Breaking Bad Season 5, Episode 9
English to Swahili Dictionary: half
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