[haf-tahym, hahf-] /ˈhæfˌtaɪm, ˈhɑf-/
the period indicating completion of the allowed for an activity, as for a football or basketball game or an examination.
Sports. the intermission or rest period between the two of a football, basketball, or other game, during which spectators are often entertained by baton twirling, marching bands, or the like.
pertaining to or taking place during a halftime:
The football fans were treated to a halftime exhibition by the marching band.
also halftime, half time, indicating “half of the time,” 1640s, from half + time. Tempo sense is by 1880. In football, from 1867.
noun 1. Also called bastard title. the first printed page of certain books, appearing after the end papers and before the title page and containing only the title of the book. 2. the title of any subdivision of a book when printed on a full page by itself. noun 1. the short title of a […]
[haf-tohn, hahf-] /ˈhæfˌtoʊn, ˈhɑf-/ noun 1. Also called middle-tone. (in painting, drawing, graphics, photography, etc.) a value intermediate between light and dark. 2. Printing. adjective 3. pertaining to, using, used in, or produced by the halftone process: a halftone screen; a halftone print. /ˈhɑːfˌtəʊn/ noun 1. 2. (art) a tonal value midway between highlight and […]
noun, Music. 1. .
[haf-trak, hahf-] /ˈhæfˌtræk, ˈhɑf-/ noun 1. a caterpillar tread that runs over and under the rear or driving wheels of a vehicle but is not connected with the forward wheels: used especially on military vehicles. 2. a motor vehicle with rear driving wheels on caterpillar treads. 3. Military. an armored vehicle equipped with half-tracks. noun […]