meet (someone) halfway

Definition of meet (someone) halfway

  1. :  to reach an agreement with (someone) by giving up something that one wants :  to compromise with (someone) We can't comply with all your requests, but we can meet you halfway. Can we at least meet halfway on this?

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to come into the presence of :  find

    :  to come together with especially at a particular time or place

    :  to come into contact or conjunction with :  join

  1. :  the act of assembling for a hunt or for competitive sports

    :  a competition in which individuals match skills

  1. :  precisely adapted to a particular situation, need, or circumstance :  very proper

  1. :  some person :  somebody

  1. :  midway between two points

    :  partial

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