From Middle English halfwey, from Old English healfweg (“half-way”), equivalent to half- + way. Cognate with Dutchhalfweg (“halfway”).
Halfway Sentence Examples
He climbed halfway up before he heard what sounded like a sob from behind him.
She couldn't remember the last time she felt halfway decent.
There was no one but the maid, who was halfway down the stairs.
Driven from Subiaco by the jealousy and molestations of a neighbouring priest, but leaving behind him communities in his twelve monasteries, he himself, accompanied by a small band of disciples, journeyed south until he came to Cassino, a town halfway between Rome and Naples.
She passed the halfway point and forced herself to keep going.