Usage examples for halfway

  1. The Queen's bed stood halfway down the long wall at the right. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. He was halfway down before he caught the first glimpse of the village. – The Blue Envelope by Roy J. Snell
  3. " No, I don't see why we should always tell Phyllis every interesting thing that happens to us or is going to happen," Belle was saying in such a decided tone of voice that it carried through the front door, across the porch, and halfway down the front walk. – Phyllis by Maria Thompson Daviess
  4. Now, when she called to him, he tried to run away, was halfway up the stairs before she could seize hold of him. – The League of the Scarlet Pimpernel by Baroness Orczy
  5. I've no doubt it will be quite right, quite right," he finished, as he followed Mrs. Blaisdell to a door halfway down the narrow hall. – Oh, Money! Money! by Eleanor Hodgman Porter
  6. We were now about halfway between Hanover Court- House and the railroad bridge across the Chickahominy, and still in the Totopotomoy swamp, or that of one of its branches. – Who Goes There? by Blackwood Ketcham Benson
  7. This rotation in the space of three days has carried the spots from the edge halfway to the center of the disk, and the student should note the progress of the spots in the two later photographs, that of August 21st showing them just ready to disappear around the farther edge of the sun. – A Text-Book of Astronomy by George C. Comstock
  8. " If I do I'll send her to you," nodded the doctor, halfway through the door. – The Road to Understanding by Eleanor H. Porter
  9. I had not the slightest idea that she had left The Sanctuary until Lady Cynthia told me, halfway to London this morning. – The Evil Shepherd by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  10. When he reached about halfway, Glass stumbled over a stone and fell. – Anecdotes of the Habits and Instinct of Animals by R. Lee
  11. Probably halfway to seventy. – Syndrome by Thomas Hoover
  12. Go down that street about halfway, till you see a gaslight shining on a door with number twenty- seven upon it. – The Story of Antony Grace by George Manville Fenn
  13. Why, Maya, that's halfway around Mars! – Rebels of the Red Planet by Charles Louis Fontenay
  14. It's halfway down to the pool. – The Peace of Roaring River by George van Schaick
  15. Old Bidelot, already halfway to the door, stopped abruptly and whirled around. – The Belovéd Traitor by Frank L. Packard
  16. His hand sought hers and met it halfway. – Children of the Tenements by Jacob A. Riis
  17. But he is already halfway across the square. – The Truants by A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason
  18. " They walk out some," she said, when she was halfway to the gate, " and they set up a good deal, and Miss Thorne told me she didn't know as she'd do better, but you can't rightly say they're courtin' 'cause city ways ain't like our'n." – Lavender and Old Lace by Myrtle Reed
  19. About halfway on their homeward journey they met Loring in a buckboard. – Sundown Slim by Henry Hubert Knibbs