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Halfway vs. Middle — What's the Difference?

Halfway vs. Middle — What's the Difference?

Difference Between Halfway and Middle

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Halfway

Midway between two points or conditions
A halfway sign on the trail.
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Middle

Equally distant from extremes or limits; central
The middle point on a line.
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Halfway

Reaching or including only half or a portion; partial
Halfway measures.
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Middle

Being at neither one extreme nor the other, as of a sequence or scale; intermediate
The middle decades of the century.
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Halfway

Half of the way between two points; midway.
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Middle

Of or relating to a division of geologic time between an earlier and a later division
The Middle Paleozoic.
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Halfway

Moderately; somewhat.
A halfway decent place to sleep
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Middle

Of or relating to a stage in the development of a language or literature between earlier and later stages
Middle Swedish.
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Halfway

In the middle; at half the distance; imperfectly; partially; as, he halfway yielded.
Temples proud to meet their gods halfway.
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Middle

(Grammar) Of, relating to, or being a verb form or voice in which the subject both performs and is affected by the action specified.
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Halfway

Equally distant from the extremes; situated at an intermediate point; midway; as, at the halfway mark.
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Middle

An area or a point equidistant between extremes; a center
The middle of a circle.
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Halfway

Partial.
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Middle

Something intermediate between extremes
The middle of the story.
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Halfway

Including only half or a portion; incomplete; as, halfway measures.
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Middle

The middle part of the human body; the waist.
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Halfway

Equally distant from the extremes
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Middle

(Logic) A middle term.
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Halfway

At a point midway between two extremes;
At the halfway mark
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Middle

The middle voice.
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Halfway

Including only half or a portion;
Halfway measures
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Middle

A verb form in the middle voice.
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Halfway

At half the distance; at the middle;
He was halfway down the ladder when he fell
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Middle

To place in the middle.
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Middle

(Nautical) To fold in the middle
Middle the sail.
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Middle

A centre, midpoint.
The middle of a circle is the point which has the same distance to every point of circle.
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Middle

The part between the beginning and the end.
I woke up in the middle of the night.
In the middle of the marathon, David collapsed from fatigue.
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Middle

(cricket) The middle stump.
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Middle

The central part of a human body; the waist.
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Middle

(grammar) The middle voice.
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Middle

Located in the middle; in between.
The middle point
Middle name, Middle English, Middle Ages
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Middle

Central.
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Middle

(grammar) Pertaining to the middle voice.
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Middle

(obsolete) To take a middle view of.
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Middle

To double (a rope) into two equal portions; to fold in the middle.
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Middle

Equally distant from the extreme either of a number of things or of one thing; mean; medial; as, the middle house in a row; a middle rank or station in life; flowers of middle summer; men of middle age.
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Middle

Intermediate; intervening.
Will, seeking good, finds many middle ends.
The middle-class electorate of Great Britain.
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Middle

The point or part equally distant from the extremities or exterior limits, as of a line, a surface, or a solid; an intervening point or part in space, time, or order of series; the midst; central portion
In this, as in most questions of state, there is a middle.
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Middle

An area that is approximately central within some larger region;
It is in the center of town
They ran forward into the heart of the struggle
They were in the eye of the storm
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Middle

An intermediate part or section;
A whole is that which has beginning, middle, and end
We have given it at the end of the section since it involves the calculus
Start at the beginning and go on until you come to the end
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Middle

The middle area of the human torso (usually in front);
Young American women believe that a bare midriff is fashionable
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Middle

Time between the beginning and the end of a temporal period;
The middle of the war
Rain during the middle of April
The end of the year
The ending of warranty period
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Middle

Put in the middle
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Middle

Being neither at the beginning nor at the end in a series;
Adolescence is an awkward in-between age
In a mediate position
The middle point on a line
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Middle

Equally distant from the extremes
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Middle

Of a stage in the development of a language or literature between earlier and later stages;
Middle English is the English language from about 1100 to 1500
Middle Gaelic
Late Greek
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Middle

Between an earlier and a later period of time;
In the middle years
In his middle thirties
Late evening
Late 18th century
A late movie
Took a late flight
Had a late breakfast
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