[haf-stuhf, hahf-] /ˈhæfˌstʌf, ˈhɑf-/
(in a manufacturing process) any material half formed, especially partly prepared pulp for making paper.
[suh b-murjd] /səbˈmɜrdʒd/ adjective 1. under the surface of water or any other enveloping medium; inundated. 2. hidden, covered, or unknown: There are many submerged facts which could have a bearing on the case. 3. poverty-stricken; destitute; impoverished: a program to aid the submerged socioeconomic groups. /səbˈmɜːdʒd/ adjective 1. (of plants or plant parts) growing […]
[suh k-ses-fuh l] /səkˈsɛs fəl/ adjective 1. achieving or having achieved . 2. having attained wealth, position, honors, or the like. 3. resulting in or attended with . /səkˈsɛsfʊl/ adjective 1. having succeeded in one’s endeavours 2. marked by a favourable outcome 3. having obtained fame, wealth, etc adj. 1580s, from success + -ful. Originally […]
- Half the battle
A successful beginning, as in You’ve got the shopping list done—that’s half the battle. This expression is an abbreviation of an 18th-century proverb, “The first blow is half the battle.”
noun 1. the state or time of the tide when halfway between high water and low water. noun 1. the state of the tide between flood and ebb