go fifty-fifty

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go fifty-fifty

To split something evenly between both parties. I promised the kids that I would go fifty-fifty with the last cookie. Because you helped me so much with the yard sale, I want to go fifty-fifty with the profits.
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go fifty-fifty

(on something) to divide the cost of something in half with someone. Todd and Jean decided to go fifty-fifty on dinner. The two brothers went fifty-fifty on a replacement for the broken lamp.
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My daughter and I went 50-50 on dinner choices to test new dishes.
REDCAR ABC went 50-50 with six wins from their 12 featured bouts at Redcar Workingmen's Club.
Gavin, from Port Talbot, went 50-50 to bring it down to a choice between Russ Conway and Semprini.
After the war in 1948- 49 his father Billy Jones had a chance to buy the donkeys and Les went 50-50 withhim.
Unconvinced, he then went 50-50 where two of the wrong answers were removed and then finally correctly said it was John.
Michelle struggled again with the next question and went 50-50 to help her name the EastEnders character played by Todd Carty.
PHIL THOMAS School of Boxing went 50-50 as they had two of their senior newcomers out at Ashington.
She went 50-50 and gave Tarrant the correct answer, Belgium.
Wellington went 50-50 in the junior part of the show.
There was also uncertainty about a number of works acquired through the PPS under which the council went 50-50 with various institutions and public bodies.
Goodman first went 50-50 to eliminate two answers and was left with Peru and Iceland.
Gavin, of Port Talbot, South Wales, went 50-50 and had to choose Russ Conway or Semprini.
THE FOOD My daughter and I went 50-50 on dinner choices to test new dishes on the menu.
pounds 64,000: Judith went 50-50 and was left with a) Belgium and b) Holland.