Some miracle swept them clear of the struggle, and guided them to the shelter afforded by a half-completed barricade of ox-carts.
half-completed, as we saw it, it had taken but three months.
The colors were wound upon quills, numbers of which hung, each by its thread, from the half-completed work.
Grunter crept into the half-completed 'earth'; and Stubbs, after pausing to lick his sore pads, followed her.
He uttered no sound other than a stifled gurgle after that half-completed exclamation was stilled.
He was holding the half-completed carving at a distance, to judge of its effect, when he heard a blow on his door.
The idea of fire was in Tom's mind, and he did not finish his half-completed thought.
Right and left of me, in the dim light, I saw the half-completed foundations of new houses in their first stage of existence.
Fingers dropped from half-completed Toys as they stared after us.
She soon made a full confession, in which her accomplices joined her; and the half-completed web of conspiracy was ravelled out.
late 14c.; see complete (adj.). Related: Completed; completing.