adverb see irregular I

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  • Irregularly — Ir*reg u*lar*ly, adv. In an irregular manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • irregularly — [adv] intermittently anyhow, any which way*, at intervals, by fits and starts*, by turns, disconnectedly, eccentrically, erratically, fitfully, haphazardly, helter skelter*, infrequently, in snatches*, jerkily, now and again, occasionally, off… …   New thesaurus

  • irregularly — adverb 1. in an irregular manner (Freq. 2) the patient is breathing irregularly • Ant: ↑regularly 2. having an irregular form irregularly shaped solids • Ant: ↑regularly …   Useful english dictionary

  • irregularly — adv. Irregularly is used with these adjectives: ↑shaped Irregularly is used with these verbs: ↑distribute, ↑space …   Collocations dictionary

  • irregularly — irregular ► ADJECTIVE 1) not regular in shape, arrangement, or occurrence. 2) contrary to a rule, standard, or convention. 3) not belonging to regular army units. 4) Grammar (of a word) having inflections that do not conform to the usual rules. ► …   English terms dictionary

  • irregularly — See irregular. * * * …   Universalium

  • irregularly — adverb /ɪˈɹɛɡjʊləli/ In an irregular manner; without rule, method, or order …   Wiktionary

  • irregularly — Synonyms and related words: at haphazard, at intervals, at irregular intervals, at random, brokenly, by catches, by chance, by fits, by jerks, by snatches, capriciously, carelessly, chaotically, choppily, desultorily, disconnectedly,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • irregularly — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. erratically, intermittently, periodically, episodically, sporadically, at intervals, at irregular intervals, by fits and starts, fitfully, unevenly, spasmodically, by snatches, by jerks, by turns, off and on, hit or… …   English dictionary for students

  • irregularly — adv. variably, inconstantly; unusually; asymmetrically; unsystematically …   English contemporary dictionary

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