1. half hatchet a hatchet with a broad blade on one end and a hammer head of the other
  2. half hitch a knot used to fasten a rope temporarily to an object
  3. half-witted retarded in intellectual development
  4. half-light a greyish light (as at dawn or dusk or in dim interiors)
  5. halophyte plant growing naturally in very salty soil
  6. half note a musical note having the time value of half a whole note
  7. half-hardy (of plants) requiring protection from frost
  8. half-holiday a day on which half is free from work or duty
  9. claw hatchet a hatchet that has a cleft for pulling nails
  10. half-wit a person of subnormal intelligence
  11. half boot a boot reaching halfway up to the knee
  12. holophyte an organism that produces its own food by photosynthesis
  13. halfhearted feeling or showing little interest or enthusiasm
  14. half-baked insufficiently cooked
  15. hatchet a small ax with a short handle used with one hand
  16. half-hearted feeling or showing little interest or enthusiasm
  17. half-caste an offensive term for the offspring of parents of different races or cultures
  18. half-mast a position some distance below the top of a mast to which a flag is lowered in mourning or to signal distress
  19. half step the musical interval between adjacent keys on a keyboard instrument
  20. golf shot the act of swinging a golf club at a golf ball and (usually) hitting it