[haf-lahyt, hahf-] /ˈhæfˌlaɪt, ˈhɑf-/
light that is about half its customary brightness, or that is partially dimmed or obscured:
the half-light of early dawn; a room in half-light.
a dim light, as at dawn or dusk
[haf-beek, hahf-] /ˈhæfˌbik, ˈhɑf-/ noun 1. any of several marine fishes of the family Hemiramphidae, having a greatly elongated lower jaw. /ˈhɑːfˌbiːk/ noun 1. any marine and freshwater teleost fish of the tropical and subtropical family Hemiramphidae, having an elongated body with a short upper jaw and a long protruding lower jaw
noun 1. a bathroom containing only a toilet and wash basin; powder room.
- Half load
noun phrase Fifteen packets of a narcotic, esp of cocaine or heroin (1960s+ Narcotics)
[haf-lawng, -long, hahf-] /ˈhæfˈlɔŋ, -ˈlɒŋ, ˈhɑf-/ adjective, Phonetics. 1. (of a speech sound) of intermediate length; neither short nor fully long.