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Synonyms for halve

cut in half


  • cut in half
  • reduce by fifty per cent
  • decrease by fifty per cent
  • lessen by fifty per cent

split in two


  • split in two
  • cut in half
  • bisect
  • divide in two
  • share equally
  • divide equally

Words related to halve

divide by two

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They turned the tables to win the handicap section by the same 7-5 score however with Paul Lupton, Sean O'Rourke and Rus Deveraux taking the honours in their games and Ben McKie halving his game with Matt Tyrie.
Caernarfonshire Union Division Conwy won 39 and halved four of their 50 games in their 10 matches to finish with a total of 41 points, with St Deiniol winning 23 games and halving seven for a total of 26'.
The target of halving the proportion of people in extreme poverty is within reach, but mainly because of economic progress in China and India.
Then they learn different ways for halving a particular whole, which could be a symmetrical shape, a small amount or a quantity.
After losing one match carried over from Friday's suspension and halving the other, the Americans trailed 4-3 and sent their best players out for the morning better-ball matches.
InterVU MPEG Player now permits Web content developers to control the video presentation by replaying the video, doubling or halving the size of the video on screen and viewing slow motion playback.
Briefly Cumbria might have believed in a recovery in the afternoon winning the first and halving the second match.
It's imperative that Latin America meet the United Nations Millennium Development goal of halving the number of people living in extreme poverty by 2015.
The damage was done by Barnard Castle's scratch section players, as led by Mike Porter they won five of the six games, only Glen Warwick by halving his game with James Hare could manage a point for the Muni.
Denbighshire fought back in the early afternoon singles, Torrence, Durkin and Bostock all winning and Evans halving his match to cut the deficit to half a point, but Flintshire finished strongly with David Williams, Alex Bradbrook and Karl Lurz winning and Zazzi halving with Denbighshire captain Iain Hayes to share the singles 4-4 and win the mach 8-4.
Oliver Mottram (Dewstow), Craig Melding (Neath) and Delon Hau (Vale of Glamorgan) with Jackson halving his match.
5 at Rhosneigr, winning two and halving one of the foursomes and then winning four and halving two of the singles.
In the six morning greensomes Arthur Jones and Terry Adamson were the only winners with David Hart and John Lewis and Kevin Bostock and David Reidford halving their games.