half–and–half

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noun \ˌhaf-ən-ˈhaf, ˌhäf-ən-ˈhäf\

Definition of half–and–half

  1. :  something that is approximately half one thing and half another: such asa :  a mixture of two malt beverages (such as dark and light beer)b :  a mixture of cream and whole milk

half–and–half

adjective or adverb

1756

First Known Use of half–and–half

1756


HALF–AND–HALF Defined for English Language Learners

half–and–half

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noun \ˌhaf-ən-ˈhaf, ˌhäf-ən-ˈhäf\

Definition of half–and–half for English Language Learners

  • : a mixture of cream and whole milk

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