Definition of 'by halves'
Example sentences containing 'by halves'
Bloom never did things by halves and he was planning to have a pleased and satisfied group of reporters on hand.THE COMPLETE STORIES VOLUME 2 (2000)
Laura was incapable of doing anything by halves and she did not allow those associated with her to act otherwise.THE IMAGE OF LAURA (2000)
Synonyms of 'by halves'
incompletely, inadequately, insufficiently, imperfectly
Trends of 'by halves'
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Definition of by halves from the Collins English Dictionary