What does halftime mean?

Definitions for halftime

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word halftime.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. halftime(noun)

    an intermission between the first and second half of a game


  1. halftime(n.)

    an intermission between the first and second half of a game, especially a football game. Also used attributively, as the halftime entertainment


  1. halftime(Noun)

    The halftime show, the primary "light" entertainment of a game, after the second quarter when players can physically recover, coaches can berate players with a pep talk, bets can be doubled, etc.


  1. Halftime

    "Halftime" is the 1992 debut single by American rapper Nas, released under his original moniker of "Nasty Nas". It was originally recorded for the Zebrahead soundtrack album, released October 13, 1992, on Ruffhouse Records. "Halftime" was produced by Large Professor and features samples from "Schoolboy Crush" by Average White Band, "Hawaiian Sophie" by Jaz-O, "Soul Traveling" by Gary Byrd, and "Dead End" by Japanese Hair. The song was later included on Nas' influential 1994 debut album, Illmatic.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of halftime in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of halftime in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Sony Pictures:

    Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk.

  2. Unknown:

    On Thanksgiving Day all over America, families sit down to dinner at the same moment - halftime.

  3. Rodney Pryor:

    We made sure coming into halftime that we remembered this is a blessing to be out here, to enjoy the moment, guys had their heads down and things like that, but we reiterated going out and having fun and enjoying it.

  4. Martin Kaymer:

    I made 80-85 percent of the realistic birdie chances, it’s only halftime. There are always some guys who can shoot the same score I did in the first two days, so I approach tomorrow the way I approached this morning: very neutral. It’s nice to have a bit of a cushion, hopefully, but nothing has been done yet.

  5. John Higgins:

    She was having a conversation, and the boy said,' Oh, yeah, gee, our team will really do well today when we're having the Red Bull at the halftime.' And I was just thinking, wow, back in our day, we used to have oranges, bananas, water and juice, and they're doing energy drinks, that just sort of told me, the mom obviously didn't understand that these are not like oranges or bananas or even juices.

Images & Illustrations of halftime

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