half measure definition

  • noun:
    • alternate kind of half-measure.
    • An imperfect program of operation; a measure, plan, effort, etc., insufficient to attain the end desired.
  • adjective:
    • an imperfect or poor line of activity.

Related Sources

  • Definition for "half measure"
  • Same Context for "half measure"
54 votes

How would you define half measure?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!