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halfies

[haf-eez, hah-feez, hav-eez, hah-veez] /ˈhæf iz, ˈhɑ fiz, ˈhæv iz, ˈhɑ viz/
plural noun, Informal.
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Origin
half + -ie + -s3
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halfies

noun

One half of what is indicated, esp as an equal share: She found it, but I claimed halvsies because I did most of the work (1960s+)

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The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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