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Synonyms for half
hæf, hɑfhalf

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Wiktionary

  1. halfadjective

    Having one parent (rather than two) in common.

    A half brother or half sister

    Synonyms:
    \u00BD

  2. halfadjective

    Synonyms:
    semi-, demi-, hemi-

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. half

    Synonyms:
    moiety, bisection, dimidiation

    Antonyms:
    integrity, entirety, totality, whole

Princeton's WordNet

  1. one-half, halfnoun

    one of two equal parts of a divisible whole

    "half a loaf"; "half an hour"; "a century and one half"

    Synonyms:
    one-half

    Antonyms:
    whole, complete

  2. halfadjective

    one of two divisions into which some games or performances are divided: the two divisions are separated by an interval

    Synonyms:
    one-half

    Antonyms:
    complete, whole

  3. half(a)adjective

    consisting of one of two equivalent parts in value or quantity

    "a half chicken"; "lasted a half hour"

    Antonyms:
    complete, whole

  4. half(a)adjective

    partial

    "gave me a half smile"; "he did only a half job"

    Antonyms:
    whole, complete

  5. halfadverb

    (of siblings) related through one parent only

    "a half brother"; "half sister"

    Synonyms:
    half(a)

    Antonyms:
    complete, whole

  6. halfadverb

    partially or to the extent of a half

    "he was half hidden by the bushes"

    Antonyms:
    complete, whole

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Editors Contribution

  1. divide into two

    Submitted by anonymous on November 17, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. halfnoun

    Synonyms:
    moiety

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. halfadverb

    Synonyms:
    partially, imperfectly

  2. halfnoun

    Synonyms:
    moiety

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How to use half in a sentence?

  1. Dale Hansen:

    The hardest thing is to get this company to police itself, if we're not there to watch them, you know, we're not really sure half the time if they're doing it right.

  2. Bernie Sanders:

    They spend half of what we spend.

  3. Lori Bassani:

    The passengers already -- in the normal case of getting on or off the airplane -- are having difficult times getting into the aisle to sit down, can you imagine in a stressful situation trying to evacuate in a real life scenario passengers from a plane that is burning or that is half tilted or upside down ?

  4. Kevin Martin:

    I was going to brush it off, but the incident took place about half a mile from my house.

  5. He Ju Investment:

    We'll likely witness a lot of volatility in the first half of the year, investors are waiting for more clarity, and certainty.

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