half-completed

half-completed

adj
(of a job, task, project, etc) only partially completed
References in classic literature ?
Right and left of me, in the dim light, I saw the half-completed foundations of new houses in their first stage of existence.
In ordinary combs it has appeared to me that the bees do not always succeed in working at exactly the same rate from the opposite sides; for I have noticed half-completed rhombs at the base of a just-commenced cell, which were slightly concave on one side, where I suppose that the bees had excavated too quickly, and convex on the opposed side, where the bees had worked less quickly.
There is no proper intersection or exit to the roads and residents have to manoeuvre their way through a half-completed, gravel lined intersection just feet away from a U-turn used for getting to F-10, F-11 and E-11.
Kurdish People's Protection Units, or YPG, discovered the half-completed tunnel after they captured the border town of Tal Abyad last week, spokesman Redur Khalil said.
5 million on the lot, now the site of a half-completed residential/commercial project called Plaza CCD that was originally slated for completion in 2011.
All in all, that half-completed over from Ashad and Collingwood's bowling cost 50 runs in total.
In April, president of Woodward's aircraft turbine systems, Sagar Patel, offered the Register Star a tour of the half-completed project and outlined how fast that hiring would take place.
Beyond the hoard of half-completed projects, Sheeri-Moqaddam said Iran needs $41 billion to finance 36 newly defined petrochemical projects.
Washington, Feb 8 ( ANI ): Another worker has reportedly died while working in or around the World Cup stadium in Manaus, Brazil, which has taken the total number of fatalities at the half-completed ground to three.
Today I focus my energy on clearing my desk, finishing off half-completed jobs and avoiding the biscuits in the kitchen.
I've asked officers to investigate if there are other powers to 'concentrate the minds' of owners that leave buildings half-completed.
The Irish central bank is said to be planning to purchase a half-completed office block in Dublin.