Origin of half board
Examples from the Web for half-board
That's it—make a half-board at once, but take care and not come round.
Captain Mull now determined on a half-board, for his ship was more to leeward than he desired.
If it had not been for that half-board that we involuntarily made, we should never have done it.A Middy of the King|Harry Collingwood
I wonder whether he or Mulford made that half-board in the narrow channel.
British Dictionary definitions for half-board (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for half-board (2 of 2)
- the daily provision by a hotel of bed, breakfast, and one main meal
- (as modifier)half-board accommodation