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1. half a pint, esp of beer
2. Scot a small drink of spirits, esp whisky
3. Golf an equal score on a hole or round with an opponent
4. (in various games) either of two periods of play separated by an interval (the first half and second half)
5. short for halfpenny
6. Sport short for halfback
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What does it mean when you dream about a half of something?

The notion of half can be expressed in dreams in a number of different ways. A door half open can indicate indecision. If cut in half, one is in conflict with oneself, between one’s mind and one’s body.

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He went on: "There is nothing half-hearted about what we are doing, there is nothing halfhearted about our campaign, there is nothing half-hearted about our alliances.
While Conservative group leader David Walker said: "This half-hearted response further demonstrates the Labour cabinet's inability to fully grasp the problems the city faces and provide the necessary leadership to urgently tackle them."
Now if we skip the idea that Molotov probably deserves a capital I am inclined to question the concept of lobbing firebombs at the constabulary in a "half-hearted" manner.
He took part in a half-hearted 'lap of appreciation' after Chelsea's 2-2 draw against Newcastle in their final home game.
There was a chap on the radio this morning giving some half-hearted reason, telling the listeners that there are cells of people around Wales waiting to spring into action.
Sir Paul Stephenson said sophisticated gangsters of all kinds are using cutting-edge technology to outwit a half-hearted police response.
While the Supplemental Poverty Measure recently announced by the Commerce Department is a step in the right direction, the measure only is a "half-hearted improvement" toward defining poverty in the U.S.
Summary: Sir Alex Ferguson's apology for his attack on referee Alan Wiley has been criticised as "half-hearted".
SFA president George Peat yesterday issued a half-hearted apology for pinning Scotland's World Cup meltdown on striker Chris Iwelumo.
Although he could do without any more injuries to add to his busy treatment room, the manager believes that a half-hearted approach could result in more casualties at an time when he is already thinking ahead to next season.
The goal is to live one's life with personal gravitas and gusto, rather than the half-hearted shambling of someone living as an automaton.
But dollar buying was half-hearted due to speculation of an additional interest rate cut by the U.S.