[haf-ouuh r-lee, -ou-er-, hahf-] /ˈhæfˈaʊər li, -ˈaʊ ər-, ˈhɑf-/
occurring every :
a halfhourly interruption.
The bell rang halfhourly.
[hyoo-muh n or, often, yoo‐] /ˈhyu mən or, often, ˈyu‐/ adjective 1. of, pertaining to, characteristic of, or having the nature of people: human frailty. 2. consisting of people: the human race. 3. of or relating to the social aspect of people: human affairs. 4. sympathetic; : a warmly human understanding. noun 5. a . […]
noun 1. a watch with a hinged lid in which a small circular opening or crystal allows the approximate time to be read See hunter (sense 5)
[haf-eez, hah-feez, hav-eez, hah-veez] /ˈhæf iz, ˈhɑ fiz, ˈhæv iz, ˈhɑ viz/ plural noun, Informal. 1. . noun One half of what is indicated, esp as an equal share: She found it, but I claimed halvsies because I did most of the work (1960s+) Related Terms go halfies
[haf-inch, hahf-] /ˈhæfˈɪntʃ, ˈhɑf-/ noun 1. a half of an inch, equal to 1/24 of a foot (1.27 centimeters). noun 1. a measure of length approximately equivalent to 13 millimetres verb 2. (slang, old-fashioned) to steal