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intermittent

  
  
Something that is intermittent happens occasionally rather than continuously.      adj   (=sporadic)  
After three hours of intermittent rain, the game was abandoned.     
  intermittently      adv   usu ADV with v  
The talks went on intermittently for three years.     
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intermittent

  
  
broken, discontinuous, fitful, irregular, occasional, periodic, punctuated, recurrent, recurring, spasmodic, sporadic, stop-go     (informal)  
  
Antonyms     
   continuous, steady, unceasing  

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