half·way [haf-wey, hahf-]
adverb 1. to half the distance; to midpoint: The rope reaches only halfway. 2. almost; nearly; just about: He halfway surrendered to their demands. adjective 3. midway, as between two places or points. The artist was halfway finished with her Dia de Los Muertos portrait series. 4. going to or covering only half or part of the full extent: halfway measures.