Half Synonyms & Definitions

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• HalfDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (a.) Part; side; behalf.
  2. (a.) One of two equal parts into which anything may be divided, or considered as divided; -- sometimes followed by of; as, a half of an apple.
  3. (a.) Consisting of some indefinite portion resembling a half; approximately a half, whether more or less; partial; imperfect; as, a half dream; half knowledge.
  4. (adv.) In an equal part or degree; in some pa/ appro/mating a half; partially; imperfectly; as, half-colored, half done, half-hearted, half persuaded, half conscious.
  5. (v. t.) To halve. [Obs.] See Halve.
  6. (a.) Consisting of a moiety, or half; as, a half bushel; a half hour; a half dollar; a half view.

• Half bloodDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. () The relation between persons born of the same father or of the same mother, but not of both; as, a brother or sister of the half blood. See Blood, n., 2 and 4.
  2. (n.) A person whose father and mother are of different races; a half-breed.
  3. (n.) A person so related to another.

• Half toneDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (n.) Alt. of Half-tone