halfway

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˌhɑːfˈweɪ/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈhæfˈweɪ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(haf, häf-)


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halfway advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (half the distance)a medio camino loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa").
 We turned back halfway because of the snow.
 Nos volvimos a medio camino por la nieve.
halfway adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (at the midpoint)por la mitad loc adjlocución adjetiva: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adjetivo ("de fácil manejo", "a contraluz", "de fiar").
  a medias loc adjlocución adjetiva: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adjetivo ("de fácil manejo", "a contraluz", "de fiar").
 We're at the halfway mark in our fundraising.
 Estamos por la mitad del récord en nuestra recaudación de fondos.
halfway advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." informal, figurative (somewhat)un poco loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa").
  a medias loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa").
 It's hard to get a halfway decent cup of coffee around here.
 Es difícil conseguir una taza de café un poco decente en este lugar.
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2020:

Compound Forms:
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halfway house nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. informal (residence for ex-prisoners, etc.) (rehabilitación)hogar de transición loc nom mlocución nominal masculina: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como sustantivo masculino ("ojo de buey", "agua mala").
halfway point,
halfway mark
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(place that marks midway)punto intermedio nm + adj
halfway through advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (unfinished)a medio camino loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa").
 Finish the job--don't stop halfway through.
meet [sb] halfway v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (compromise)llegar a un acuerdo loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo").
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