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English definition of “half-price”

half-price

adjective, adverb uk   /ˌhɑːfˈpraɪs/ us    /ˌhæf-/
A2 costing half the usual price: I got some half-price pizzas at the supermarket. The railcard allows students and young people to travel half-price on most trains.Costing or worth little or no money
(Definition of half-price from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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