Definition of 'half the time'
Example sentences containing 'half the time'
The other side will take about half the time to be done.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
She was right about half the time.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
I got down in about half the time.Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2009)
My plan is to work about half the time at the studio but the more tense and difficult stuff I do better at home away from interruptions.Writers in Hollywood, 1915-51 (1990)
Definition of half the time from the Collins English Dictionary
Why every generation is at risk
We take a look at the etymology behind the word 'election' in the run-up to the UK General Election in June
Language expert Ian Brookes looks at the word 'election' and its origins.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.