Half-pint meaning

hăfpīnt, häf-
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A small person or animal.
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(idiomatic) A small child.
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A unit of liquid or dry measure equal to 8 ounces or14 quart (0.2 liter)
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(slang) A small person.
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A unit of volume used for liquids equal to half of a pint.
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Half a pint of beer.
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Origin of half-pint

  • half- +‎ pint

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