adverb see sporadic

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Sporadically — Spo*rad ic*al*ly, adv. In a sporadic manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sporadically — adv. Sporadically is used with these verbs: ↑occur …   Collocations dictionary

  • sporadically — sporadic ► ADJECTIVE ▪ occurring at irregular intervals or only in a few places. DERIVATIVES sporadically adverb. ORIGIN Greek sporadikos, from sporas scattered …   English terms dictionary

  • sporadically — adverb in a sporadic manner he only works sporadically • Syn: ↑periodically • Derived from adjective: ↑periodical (for: ↑periodically), ↑sporadic …   Useful english dictionary

  • sporadically — See sporadic. * * * …   Universalium

  • sporadically — adverb In an occasional, infrequent, or irregular manner …   Wiktionary

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

  • sporadically — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adverb 1. Once in a while; at times: betimes, intermittently, occasionally, periodically, sometimes. Idioms: ever and again (or anon), now and again (or then). See CONTINUE. 2. At rare intervals: infrequently, little,… …   English dictionary for students

  • sporadically — adv. in an irregular manner, fitfully, randomly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sporadically — spo·rad·i·cal·ly …   English syllables

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