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1. half-hour

noun. ['ˈhæˌfaʊɝ'] a half of an hour.

Synonyms

  • hour
  • unit of time
  • hr
  • 30 minutes
  • time unit

Antonyms

  • sunrise

Etymology

  • half- (English)
  • hour (English)
  • houre (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Rhymes with Half Hour

  • dessauer
  • scour
  • n'dour
  • krauer
  • flour
  • blauer
  • sour
  • lour
  • jour
  • dower
  • dour
  • bour

Sentences with half-hour


1. Noun Phrase
1:09 little while good take about a half hour

2. Noun Phrase
Check every half hour to see if the fiber is done.

3. Noun Phrase
Check the skin about a half hour before the roast is finished.

4. Noun Phrase
If it isn’t, remove the foil for the last half hour of cooking.

2. half-breed

noun. an offensive term for an offspring of parents of different races (especially of Caucasian and American Indian ancestry).

Antonyms

  • blooded

Etymology

  • breed (English)
  • half- (English)

3. half-intensity

noun. half the maximum intensity.

Synonyms

  • strength
  • intensity

Antonyms

  • strong
  • delicate
  • unsoundness

4. one-half

noun. one of two equal parts of a divisible whole.

Synonyms

  • half
  • fifty percent
  • common fraction
  • moiety
  • simple fraction

Antonyms

  • whole

5. hour

noun. ['ˈaʊɝ, ˈaʊr'] a period of time equal to 1/24th of a day.

Synonyms

  • unit of time
  • hr
  • quarter
  • 60 minutes
  • minute
  • twenty-four hours
  • 15 minutes
  • 24-hour interval
  • sidereal hour
  • 30 minutes
  • min
  • mean solar day
  • twenty-four hour period
  • solar day
  • person hour
  • half-hour
  • man hour
  • time unit
  • day

Antonyms

  • end
  • stay
  • day
  • night

Etymology

  • houre (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • houre (Anglo-Norman)

6. half

noun. ['ˈhæf'] one of two equal parts of a divisible whole.

Synonyms

  • one-half
  • fifty percent
  • common fraction
  • moiety
  • simple fraction

Antonyms

  • misconception
  • beginning
  • join
  • connect

7. hour

noun. ['ˈaʊɝ, ˈaʊr'] clock time.

Synonyms

  • twilight
  • crepuscule
  • dawn
  • first light
  • happy hour
  • noon
  • high noon
  • closing time
  • late-night hour
  • dayspring
  • morning
  • sunrise
  • noontide
  • cockcrow
  • dusk
  • early-morning hour
  • canonical hour
  • gloaming
  • time of day
  • dawning
  • time
  • mealtime
  • sunset
  • zero hour
  • daybreak
  • midday
  • nightfall
  • evenfall
  • small hours
  • none
  • twelve noon
  • fall
  • aurora
  • bedtime
  • break of day
  • sundown
  • gloam
  • noonday
  • midnight
  • sunup
  • crepuscle
  • rush hour
  • break of the day

Antonyms

  • sunrise
  • old
  • lighten
  • future

Etymology

  • houre (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • houre (Anglo-Norman)

8. half

adjective. ['ˈhæf'] consisting of one of two equivalent parts in value or quantity.

Antonyms

  • outside

9. half

adjective. ['ˈhæf'] partial.

Synonyms

  • incomplete

Antonyms

  • inside
  • middle

10. hour

noun. ['ˈaʊɝ, ˈaʊr'] a special and memorable period.

Synonyms

  • period
  • time period

Antonyms

  • first
  • new
  • all

Etymology

  • houre (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • houre (Anglo-Norman)
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