Origin of half pint
Examples from the Web for half-pint
Contemporary Examples of half-pint
Some say it was his half-pint height, others that no amount was too small for him to rob.Hit-and-Run Driver Julio Acevedo Talks, Suggests 50 Cent Connection
March 6, 2013
Historical Examples of half-pint
Pour it through a funnel into half-pint bottles, and cork them well.
Then chop a half-pint of oysters, and beat six eggs very well.
Strain the stock and boil it with a half-pint more to a strong glaze.The Skilful Cook
Chard took out the rum and filled a half-pint pannikin to the brim.Tessa
"Half-pint size," said Cyrus Thurston, and laughed in derision.