Half-pint sentence example
- for a sum of £25; for a liquor measure or glass containing less than a half-pint; and in America for a literal translation of a foreign or classical author, a "crib."
- - The Scots Choppin, or Half-Pint, 1555.
- -- Liquid measures from 32 gallons to 1 gallon, quart, pint, half-pint, gill, half-gill, fourth-gill.
- Dry measures of bushel, half-bushel, peck, gallon, quart, pint, half-pint.
- Under it the state bought liquors, graded them in accordance with a chemical analysis, and sold them to consumers in packages of not less than one half-pint; the dispensaries were open from sunrise to sunset, no sales were made to minors or drunkards, and no liquor was drunk on the premises; there was a state dispensary commissioner and a state board of control; and the profits were divided between the state, the counties and the municipalities, the share of the state being devoted to educational purposes.Advertisement
- English: A half pint of shandy please barman.
- This slightly portly man sat at the bar and nervously drank a half pint and then made a quick call on his mobile.
- Each regiment was halted and each man got a half pint of water from the water cart.
- Besides these ancient standards of England (1495, 1588, 1601) there are at the council chambers of Edinburgh Linlithgow some of the interesting standards of Scotland, as the Stirling jug or Scots pint, 1618; the choppin or half-pint, 1555 (fig.
- She had a half pint of porter and a quartern of gin, and started toward Islington.Advertisement
- As kitchens becomes smaller and more streamlined, miniature products like the the Sharp half pint microwave have become quite popular.
- Sharp's mini has a half-pint of capacity, and the most recent variations of the new classic are only about fourteen cubic inches.
- Because of the size of the Sharp half pint microwave, many smaller households have begun using them as an alternative to the larger, bulkier pieces of yesteryear.
- Many individuals worry about not having enough space in a mini microwave to cook their food; however, the Sharp half-pint has enough capacity for most plates.
- If your mind is made up about the Sharp half pint microwave, you've got plenty of places to purchase one.Advertisement
- They are available in a variety of sizes, including half-pint, pint and quart.