Origin of semi-abstract
OTHER WORDS FROM semi-abstractsem·i-ab·strac·tion [sem-ee-ab-strak-shuhn, sem-ahy-], /ˌsɛm i æbˈstræk ʃən, ˌsɛm aɪ-/, noun
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How to use semi-abstract in a sentence
These matters are not mere threats to abstract constitutional principles.Politicians Only Love Journalists When They're Dead|Luke O’Neil|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Do you think that as we get older our thoughts shift to the more abstract, the music, than the definite, the lyrics?
Here they are semi-touching at a grocery store; she likes kombucha.All Your Internet Boyfriends Are Taken: Gosling, Cumberbatch, and now Joseph Gordon-Levitt|Melissa Leon|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
To listeners, Adnan is a real human while Jay remains an abstract figure.The Deal With Serial’s Jay? He’s Pissed Off, Mucks Up Our Timeline|Emily Shire|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Brinsley stepped up to the passenger side of the patrol car, raised a silver Taurus semi-automatic pistol and began firing.'Please Don't Die!': The Frantic Battle to Save Murdered Cops|Michael Daly|December 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This work is now lost, and we know it only by the abstract given by Photius in the passage quoted.
Our troops have done all that flesh and blood can do against semi-permanent works, and they are not able to carry them.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
If you are thinking of making an Abstract of a particular book, awaken the utmost interest in regard to it before you begin.
Any other work of which an Abstract is published will serve the student as well as the above.
Three things are required: To learn how to abstract; To make one, at least, such abstract; and To learn it when made.