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Meaning of “not half” in the English Dictionary

"not half" in British English

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not half

UK informal used in ​spokenEnglish to ​express a ​positivestatement more ​strongly: It wasn't half ​crowded in the ​club last ​night (= it was very ​crowded). She didn't half ​shout at him (= she ​shouted a lot at him). "You ​enjoyed yourself last ​night, didn't you?" "Not half !" (= Very much!)
(Definition of not half from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “not half”
in Chinese (Simplified) (加强肯定语气的口语表达)非常,很…
in Chinese (Traditional) (加強肯定語氣的口語表達)非常,很…
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