partway

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adverb part·way \ˈpärt-ˈwā\

Definition of partway

  1. 1 :  to some extent :  partially, partly

  2. 2 :  at a point in the way or distance partway through the trip they met some friends

Examples of partway in a Sentence

  1. I was partway to school when I realized I had forgotten my book.

  2. Partway down the mountain, he sprained his ankle.

  3. The team got a new coach partway through the season.

  4. They met up with some friends partway through the trip.

First Known Use of partway

1822


PARTWAY Defined for English Language Learners

partway

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Definition of partway for English Language Learners

  • : at a distance or time that is between two points



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