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HALF. One equal part of a thing divided into two parts, either in fact or in contemplation. A moiety. This word is used in composition; as, half cent, half dime, &c.

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Half-wit Tom For Rafael Benitez having no transfer budget - despite operating at a substantial profit in the last three transfer windows.
Can't any of these half-wit experts complete that thought?
Only a half-wit could believe that the way to achieve that is to encourage inadequate teenagers to get themselves pregnant and then hand over the resulting infant to a middle-class couple who think they want one.
It's a kind of decent call to decent folks, a category that, by and large, half-wit wannabees who snort coke up their hooters don't really fall into so what's the point?
7 Jody Latham is the half-wit accomplice in The Fixer.
Quite why everyone is sickened is a Walford mystery - but that's just like the Ferreiras, Sophistikate's Nail Bar and that half-wit Minty.
In defense of the automatic picture taker, it came to mind that with an automatic camera you wouldn't have to worry about the picture shooter yawning, walking just 20 feet that a way for a cup of Starbucks coffee, looking at the hot guys driving those hot cars (that is, if the photographer is a female) or having to be a witness for some half-wit that decided to run the red light or make an illegal left turn.
1) Get rid of the half-wit who authorised the use of different coloured bags and send him/her back to art college.
Walsall against Wolves was hardly a riveting encounter - an ejected Wolves fan and a shirtless half-wit prancing about the Floors-2-Go stand were the highlights - but the punters were charged pounds 12.
Then some half-wit tries to talk me through the problem, which he clearly doesn't understand himself.
Imagine my surprise, dear readers, when despite the setting, the fact that it stars a half-wit wrestler and has a ropey sub-plot about ecological issues, this flick turned out to be really rather good.
After that kind of battering, it comes as a relief to encounter characters like the half-wit Benoit (a standout Michael Arnold) who sings a goofy love song to his scarecrow, Louison.