What does half empty mean?

Definitions for half empty
half emp·ty

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word half empty.

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  1. Matshona Dhliwayo:

    Whether the glass is half empty or half full, you have the power to fill it up.

  2. Janeane Garofalo:

    I guess I just prefer to see the dark side of things. The glass is always half empty. And cracked. And I just cut my lip on it. And chipped a tooth.

  3. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    When you speak with a Scottish person about the glass being half-empty or half-full, she/he will immediately tell you: "I'll have a pint, and it's your round.

  4. Natalie Jo Eaton:

    Although it is very, very, very hard to not be angry, it's a daily battle. But I think once you decide to see the glass half full, not half empty, you just go from there.

  5. David Dillen:

    If they were not taken care of they would have died a long time ago, i think it’s a pity people nowadays tend to look at the glass being half-empty instead of half-full.


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