part-way through

part-way through
in the middle of an activity, process, or period of time

Work stopped half-way through the project when the funding ran out.

Thesaurus: general words referring to timesynonym
Main entry: through

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • part way — also part way ADV: ADV after v, ADV prep/adv Part way means part of the way or partly. Local authorities will run out of money part way through the financial year... She was on the hillside, part way up... It might go part way to repaying the… …   English dictionary

  • part·way — /ˈpɑɚtˈweı/ adv : at a distance or time that is between two points I was partway to school when I realized I had forgotten my book. Partway down the mountain, he sprained his ankle. The team got a new coach partway through the season. They met up …   Useful english dictionary

  • half-way through — half way/part way/through phrase in the middle of an activity, process, or period of time Work stopped half way through the project when the funding ran out. Thesaurus: general words referring to timesynonym Main entry …   Useful english dictionary

  • through — [ θru ] function word *** Through can be used in the following ways: as a preposition (followed by a noun): They were riding through a forest. as an adverb (without a following noun): There s a hole in the roof where the rain comes through. as an …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • through */*/*/ — UK [θruː] / US [θru] adjective, adverb, preposition Summary: Through can be used in the following ways: as a preposition (followed by a noun): They were riding through a forest. as an adverb (without a following noun): There s a hole in the roof… …   English dictionary

  • through|out — «throo OWT», preposition, adverb. –prep. 1. in or to every part of: »The Fourth of July is celebrated throughout the United States. 2. all the way through; through all: »He worked hard throughout his life. –adv. 1. in or to every part: »This… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Way of St. James (route descriptions) — The Way of St. James extends from all corners of Europe, and even North Africa, on its way to Santiago de Compostela and Finisterre.The local authorities try to restore many of the ancient routes, even those used in a limited period, in the… …   Wikipedia

  • way — way1 W1S1 [weı] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(method)¦ 2¦(manner)¦ 3¦(direction/how to go somewhere)¦ 4¦(part of something that is true)¦ 5¦(distance/time)¦ 6¦(the space in front of you)¦ 7 make way (for something/somebody) 8 out of the way 9 on the/your/its way …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • way — way1 wayless, adj. /way/, n. 1. manner, mode, or fashion: a new way of looking at a matter; to reply in a polite way. 2. characteristic or habitual manner: Her way is to work quietly and never complain. 3. a method, plan, or means for attaining a …   Universalium

  • way — noun 1 method/style ADJECTIVE ▪ convenient, easy, effective, efficient, good, ideal, practical, quick, simple, useful …   Collocations dictionary

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