Translation of mitad in English:

mitad

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  • 1 (parte) half la primera mitad del siglo/partido the first half of the century/game ¿me das la mitad? can I have half? lo compró a mitad de precio she bought it half price nos bebimos más de la mitad de la botella we drank more than half the bottle la mitad de los beneficios half the profits lo hizo en la mitad del tiempo she did it in half the time ¿cuánto queda? — la mitad how much is left? — half (of it) mitad lana y mitad acrílico half wool, half acrylic mitad y mitad half and half
  • 2 (medio, centro) corta el pastel por la mitad cut the cake in half dividámoslo por la mitad let's halve it voy por la mitad del libro I'm halfway through the book lo deja todo por la mitad she leaves everything half finished llenar el vaso hasta la mitad half-fill the glass a or en (la) mitad de la reunión in the middle of the meeting se salió en la mitad de la película she left halfway through the movie queda a mitad de distancia entre tu casa y la mía it's halfway between your house and mine partir a algn por la mitad, tener que trabajar el sábado me parte por la mitad having to work on Saturday really puts my plans out o upsets my plans o (BrE) [colloquial/familiar] really puts a spanner in the works camino

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