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halfway

half·way

halfway

 
pronunciation:
haef weI
parts of speech:
adverb, adjective
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adverb
definition 1: to or at the midpoint between two ends or conditions.
definition 2: partially or nearly.
I halfway agreed with him.
 
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: midway between two ends in space, time, achievement, or the like.
We are halfway toward our goal.
similar words:
middle
definition 2: attaining or including only half or a part of what is possible or necessary.
a halfway remedy
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