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halfway

adverb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

in some measure or degree
  • that was a halfway decent performance of a difficult piece

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halfway

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of halfway (Entry 2 of 2)

1 lacking some necessary part
  • when halfway measures, such as posting signs, failed to keep people off the property, a fence was erected

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2 occupying a position equally distant from the ends or extremes
  • by the time she had reached the halfway point, she was ready to quit the marathon

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The first known use of halfway was in 1694

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“Halfway.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/halfway. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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