halfway halfway  /ˈhæf ˈweɪ/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) equally distant from the extremes
  2. (adj) at a point midway between two extremes
  3. (adj) including only half or a portion
  4. (adv) at half the distance; at the middle

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The damaged link part of a network of eight similar pieces is about 2 inches thick and was cracked halfway through.
  2. On the way to Kennedy Airport, the car stalled halfway through the Midtown Tunnel, between Manhattan and Queens.
  3. It had a troubled birth; Nabokov almost burned the manuscript of Lolita halfway through and its first publisher was a French pornographic press.

News

  1. Cocoa Beach, Florida Joins Best Halfway House Recovery Network, Providing Resources for Those Seeking to Further Their ...

    Best Halfway House, a sober resource network that provides housing resources for those who have completed drug and alcohol addiction treatment, is extending its services into the Cocoa Beach, Florida area. (PRWeb June 28, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/cocoa-beach-sober-living/drug-rehab-recovery/prweb10822260.htm
    on June 28, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. Naples, Florida Joins Best Halfway House Recovery Network, Providing Resources for Those Seeking to Further Their ...

    Best Halfway House, a sober resource network that provides housing resources for those who have completed drug and alcohol addiction treatment, is extending its services into the Naples, Florida area. (PRWeb June 26, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/naples-sober-living/addiction-recovery/prweb10822110.htm
    on June 27, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Best Halfway House Recovery Network Adds Panama City Beach, Florida, To Its Outreach and Provides Resources for People ...

    Best Halfway House, a sober resource network that provides housing locations for people finished with part of their drug and alcohol addiction treatment, extends services into Panama City Beach. (PRWeb June 25, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/panama-city-beach-sober/living-addiction-recovery/prweb10819930.htm
    on June 26, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. "We will be halfway there if we defend like we did against Portugal and Germany," the 59-year-old Del Bosque said.
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Vicente del Bosque Source: USA Today

  2. "I've been working toward greatness, not just getting back to making cuts and managing to play halfway decent," said Duval, who had made only one cut in 11 starts this year before arriving at Royal Birkdale. "That story is yet to be told as...
    on Jul 19, 2008 By: David Duval Source: Forbes

  3. "Senator Obama' says he"s getting tired of the campaign. His supporters say they want it to end,"" Clinton added. "Could you imagine if Rocky Balboa had gotten halfway up those stairs and said, 'Well, I guess that''s about far enough?' That"s...
    on Apr 1, 2008 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: Washington Post

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