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"half-hearted" in American English

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half-heartedadjective

 /ˈhæf ˈhɑr·tɪd/
showing a ​lack of ​enthusiasm: He made a half-hearted ​attempt to ​keep up with us, but ​soonfell back.
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"half-hearted" in British English

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half-heartedadjective

uk   /ˌhɑːfˈhɑː.tɪd/  us   /ˌhæfˈhɑːr.t̬ɪd/
half-heartedly
adverb uk   /ˌhɑːfˈhɑː.tɪd.li/  us   /ˌhæfˈhɑːr.t̬ɪd.li/
The ​audienceapplauded half-heartedly.
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