It means that getting part of what you want is better than getting nothing at all.
- Category: Food
- Contributed By: Bunny
Idioms similar to 'Half a loaf is better than no bread'
- A slice off a cut loaf is never missed
- Bread and butter
- Bread and circuses
- Quarrel with bread and butter
- Know which side one's bread is buttered on
- Best thing since sliced bread
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