adverb /hafˈweɪ/ (say hahf'way) 1. half over the way: to go halfway to a place.
2. to or at half the distance: the rope reaches only halfway.
–adjective /ˈhafweɪ/ (say 'hahfway) 3. midway, as between two places or points.
4. going to or covering only half the full extent; partial: halfway measures.
–phrase 5. meet someone halfway, to reach a compromise with someone.