half-and-half


half–and–half

noun \ˌhaf-ən-ˈhaf, ˌhäf-ən-ˈhäf\

: a mixture of cream and whole milk

Full Definition of HALF-AND-HALF

:  something that is approximately half one thing and half another: as
a :  a mixture of two malt beverages (as dark and light beer)
b :  a mixture of cream and whole milk
half–and–half adjective or adverb

First Known Use of HALF-AND-HALF

1756

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