halfway through

idiom

: when half finished : at the middle point (of)
The teacher stopped the movie halfway through.
We left halfway through the lecture.
We're about halfway through the project.

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web On Monday, a little more than halfway through spring, Washington’s weather seemed in a single day to suggest the shift from one season to another. Martin Weil, Washington Post, 9 May 2023 But what about team owners? That question came up almost halfway through Sunday night’s game between the Denver Nuggets and Phoenix Suns. Robert O’connell, wsj.com, 8 May 2023 Since Jackson took over as a starter halfway through his rookie season, Baltimore is 45-16. Chris Bumbaca, USA TODAY, 4 May 2023 Bake for 20 minutes, turning the position of the baking sheet from back to front halfway through baking, or until the tops are pale golden and firm to the touch. Sheryl Julian, BostonGlobe.com, 2 May 2023 The show continues to take risks through the eleventh hour, shifting gears halfway through the season in an audacious twist. Alison Herman, Variety, 13 Apr. 2023 Barlow has the Defenders at 5-0 – the XFL’s only undefeated team halfway through the regular season. Mark Inabinett | Minabinett@al.com, al, 27 Mar. 2023 Grill for 3 to 4 minutes or until filling is heated through and tortillas are starting to brown, turning once halfway through grilling. To serve, cut quesadillas into wedges. Bhg Test Kitchen, Better Homes & Gardens, 21 Mar. 2023 With that, the Pacers attacked the paint more and took a more physical approach with Antetokounmpo on offense to take a 12-point lead about halfway through the fourth quarter. Jim Owczarski, Journal Sentinel, 16 Mar. 2023 See More

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“Halfway through.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/halfway%20through. Accessed 6 Jun. 2023.

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