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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “not half”

not half

UK informal
used in spoken English to express a positive statement more strongly
(加强肯定语气的口语表达)非常,很
It wasn't half crowded in the club last night (= It was very crowded).
俱乐部昨天晚上人满为患。
She didn't half shout at him (= She shouted a lot at him)!
她冲他大喊大叫!
"You enjoyed yourself last night, didn't you?" "Not half (= Very much)!"
“你昨晚玩得很开心,是不是?”“非常开心!”
Intensifying expressions
(Definition of not half from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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