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Definition of half measures noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

half measures

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˌhɑːf ˈmeʒəz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌhæf ˈmeʒərz//
 
[plural]
 
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a policy or plan of action that is weak and does not do enough There are no half measures with this company.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: half measures