[ hˈɑːf ɐ dˈʌzən], [ hˈɑːf ɐ dˈʌzən], [ h_ˈɑː_f ɐ d_ˈʌ_z_ə_n]
How to use "Half a dozen" in context?
Half adozen is a term meaning a mere six. It is a common carrier of meaning and is used informally to describe anything that comprises of half of the total quantity. This term is also used for foods, drinks and other items that generally contain six items or less.
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