What does halfway mean?

Definitions for halfway
ˈhæfˈweɪ, ˈhɑf-halfway

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. center(a), halfway, middle(a), midway(adj)

    equally distant from the extremes

  2. halfway(adj)

    at a point midway between two extremes

    "at the halfway mark"

  3. halfway(adverb)

    including only half or a portion

    "halfway measures"

  4. halfway, midway(adverb)

    at half the distance; at the middle

    "he was halfway down the ladder when he fell"

Wiktionary

  1. halfway(Adverb)

    Half of the way between two points; midway.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Halfway(adverb)

    in the middle; at half the distance; imperfectly; partially; as, he halfway yielded

  2. Halfway(adj)

    equally distant from the extremes; situated at an intermediate point; midway

Freebase

  1. Halfway

    Halfway is a small town in Baker County, Oregon, United States. This town took its name from the location of its post office, on the Alexander Stalker ranch, half way between Pine and Cornucopia. The population was 288 at the 2010 census. The town made history in December 1999, when it agreed to rename itself as Half.com, Oregon after the e-commerce company as a publicity stunt and became the first city in the United States to rename itself for a dot-com company. The proclamation was in name only, so the city did not legally change its name.

How to pronounce halfway?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say halfway in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of halfway in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of halfway in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of halfway in a Sentence

  1. David Zucker:

    Quit now, you'll never make it. If you disregard this advice, you'll be halfway there.

  2. Michael Jhung:

    We're not even halfway through the flu season, it's certainly not too late to get vaccinated.

  3. Winston Churchill:

    A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.

  4. Mark Mosley:

    None of them wanted to return because of the environment, half of them left halfway through the race.

  5. Irving Penn:

    A beautiful print is a thing in itself, not just a halfway house on the way to the page.

Images & Illustrations of halfway

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