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SYNONYMS FOR halfhearted
OTHER WORDS FROM halfheartedhalf·heart·ed·ly, adverbhalf·heart·ed·ness, noun
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Then there were those songs that were either too half-baked or half-hearted to even fool us into turning them into smash hits.Can Jessie J’s ‘Bang Bang’ Save Us From This Awful Musical Summer?|Kevin Fallon|July 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Your query will be answered with a blank stare, followed by a long pause and half-hearted reply: My accountant?
So, in “The Runaways,” Don engages in a half-hearted ménage-a-trois AND outsmarts his frenemies.Mad Men’s ‘The Runaways’: Three-Way Sex and Self-Mutilation in the Craziest Episode Yet|Marlow Stern|May 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The early scandal, but really it was a blip of gossip with half-hearted twangs, was that Sonja had a younger beau.Betrayal, Blowjobs, and Bitchery: the 'Real Housewives' Get Really Desperate|Tim Teeman|March 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The crowd on the floor responded with a half-hearted murmur of assent.Egypt’s Government Thugs Beat Me Up at the Rabaa Sit-In|Mike Giglio|August 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It was clear that menace and outrage would not move him, and that more was wanted than the half-hearted measures of the Gironde.Lectures on the French Revolution|John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton
Maitland went forth into the thick night: a half-hearted London thaw was filling the shivering air with a damp brown fog.The Mark Of Cain|Andrew Lang
At any rate, I got only a half-hearted consent from her that I might start.Up From Slavery: An Autobiography|Booker T. Washington
This half-hearted defence gave courage to those who took the high ground that the time for lynching had gone by.The Captain of the Gray-Horse Troop|Hamlin Garland
Nothing came from the balcony, wherein Helen's sweet voice wandered, save a faint, half-hearted hand-clapping.The Light of the Star|Hamlin Garland