SYNONYMS FOR halfhearted
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
OTHER WORDS FROM halfheartedhalf·heart·ed·ly, adverbhalf·heart·ed·ness, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for halfhearted
“It’s a halfhearted effort at complying with the governor’s demands as soon as possible,” said Suzie Djidjoli, a speech-language pathologist who was a member of a union bargaining team.Teachers in Montgomery County vote ‘no confidence’ in reopening plan|Donna St. George|February 18, 2021|Washington Post
Obama, the halfhearted visitor, had his face clinched in a frozen smile.Nina Khrushcheva on the Importance of the G20 in St. Petersburg|Nina Khrushcheva|September 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The result is a series of halfhearted reforms by old men in camouflage.Cuba’s Leaders Talk of Reform, but It Doesn’t Add Up to Much|Mac Margolis|October 27, 2012|DAILY BEAST
He gave a halfhearted, widely panned speech on the night he finished a distant third in New Hampshire.Plight of the Republican Presidential Race’s Zombie Candidates|Matt Bennett|January 19, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The United States will issue a halfhearted rebuke and some useless words about “deploring the deaths” that occurred on the ships.
He began to make a somewhat halfhearted effort to explain what had happened.
At the mouth of the alley stood Charles, wearing a halfhearted VampMob outfit of black t-shirt and jeans and white face-paint.Little Brother|Cory Doctorow
Since teachers were either poorly paid or were hacienda guests, they offered halfhearted service.The Haciendas of Mexico|Paul Alexander Bartlett
Two or three women, far back in the hall, start a halfhearted handclapping.A Book of Burlesques|H. L. Mencken
And Antony took enough time from Cleopatra's side to make halfhearted preparations to resist.Superwomen|Albert Payson Terhune
The others of the "indigenous" school have proved halfhearted and vague.The American Egypt|Channing Arnold