half-timenoun [U]uk /ˌhɑːfˈtaɪm/ us /ˈhæf.taɪm/
- The score at half-time was still four all.
- It was Johansson who scored the all-important goal shortly before half-time.
- Milan were three goals down at half-time.
- An increasingly ill-tempered match saw three players sent off before half-time.
- The match was abandoned at half-time because of the poor weather conditions.