[haf-uh n-haf, hahf-uh n-hahf] /ˈhæf ənˈhæf, ˈhɑf ənˈhɑf/
a mixture of two things, especially in equal or nearly equal proportions.
milk and light cream combined in equal parts, especially for table use.
Chiefly British. a mixture of two malt liquors, especially porter and ale.
half one thing and half another.
in two equal parts.
a mixture of half one thing and half another thing
a drink consisting of equal parts of beer and stout, or equal parts of bitter and mild
of half one thing and half another thing
in two equal parts
1756 as “ale and porter;” as a mixture of milk and cream, by 1946.
Fellatio plus copulation (1960s+ Prostitutes)
- Half and half nail
half and half nail n. Division of the nail by a transverse line into a proximal dull white part and a distal pink or brown part. It is seen in uremia.
adjective 1. (slang) incompetent; inept; badly organized
- Half a shake
noun phrase A moment; a trice: I’ll be there in half a shake [1930s+; fr the expression two shakes of a lamb’s tail, ”a very short time”]
[uh-sleep] /əˈslip/ adverb 1. in or into a state of sleep: He fell asleep quickly. 2. into a dormant or inactive state; to rest: Their anxieties were put asleep. 3. into the state of death. adjective 4. sleeping: He is asleep. 5. dormant; inactive. 6. (of the foot, hand, leg, etc.) numb. 7. . adjective […]