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half hour
American English: /ˌhæf ˈaʊ(ə)r/

Translation of half hour in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 (30 minutes)
    (before noun) (journey/show)
    de media hora
    it's a good half hour walk
    queda a una media hora larga andando
    Example sentences
    • They had just been walking around for the past half-hour looking for a way out.
    • Nevertheless, having more than survived the following half-hour, next day you want to do it again.
    • The entire sequence takes a good half-hour of screen time, by the end of which you are entirely confused.
  • 2 (30 minutes past hour) trains leave every hour on the half hour
    los trenes salen a y media cada hora
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