half-size half-size

Definition(s):

  • (adj) half the usual or regular size

Usage(s):

  1. But the mallets are half-size with 30-in.
  2. The inclination of American women today is not to mirror men at all, but to judge them at their true size at best -- and sometimes to evaluate them at half-size or quarter-size.
  3. Son of a gypsy guitar player, Sabicas started playing a half-size guitar when he was 5.

News

  • Moving Wall memorial visits Malden

    The Forest Dale Cemetery in Malden recently hosted the Moving Wall, a half-size replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Malden Observer

Quotes

  1. A source close to Jolie - who already has three adopted children, Maddox, 6, Pax, 4, Zahara, 3, as well as 22-month-old daughter Shiloh with partner Brad Pitt - told Star magazine, "Her feet are so swollen that her shoes have gone up a half-size at...
    on Mar 28, 2008 By: Brad Pitt Source: AZ Central.com

  2. "I like Kyle Busch - he reminds me a little of myself, all the time trying to put a full-size race car through a half-size hole," Yarborough says. "I was guilty of that a little bit. But both those guys (Johnson and Busch), they've both got...
    on Sep 13, 2008 By: Cale Yarborough Source: USA Today

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