Word of the Day: Halfway

half-way / hăf-wā, häf-wā
1. midway; equally between two points
Every great mistake has a halfway moment, a split second when it can be recalled and perhaps remedied.
Pearl S. Buck, 1892 – 1973
2. partial; covering only a half or part
A halfway decent haircut will go a long way!
1. midway between two points; in the middle
The most important trip you make in your life is meeting people halfway.
Henry Boye
2. in an incomplete manner; partially; nearly complete; almost
Whoever finishes a revolution only halfway, digs his own grave.
Georg Buchner, 1813 – 1837