Sentence Examples with the word halfhearted

Finally, he took out a handkerchief and wiped the messy streaks from her cheeks and managed to get a halfhearted smile.

His old party associates regarded him as a renegade, the Democrats gave him a halfhearted support.

James Stewart received the Hamilton earldom of Arran, and under him and Lennox the young king began his long strife with the kirk and his halfhearted dealings with the Catholics and his mother.