on-again, off-again
adjective Date: 1948 existing briefly and in an intermittent unpredictable way <
on-again, off-again fads
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  • on-again, off-again — See: OFF AGAIN, ON AGAIN …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • on-again, off-again — See: OFF AGAIN, ON AGAIN …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • off-again, on-again — or[on again, off again] {adj. phr.}, {informal} Not settled; changeable; uncertain. * /John and Susan had an off again, on again romance./ * /I don t like this off again, on again business. Are we going to have the party or not?/ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • off-again, on-again — or[on again, off again] {adj. phr.}, {informal} Not settled; changeable; uncertain. * /John and Susan had an off again, on again romance./ * /I don t like this off again, on again business. Are we going to have the party or not?/ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • on and off — See: OFF AND ON …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • on and off — See: OFF AND ON …   Dictionary of American idioms

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  • again — See: COME AGAIN, EVERY NOW AND THEN or EVERY NOW AND AGAIN, NOW AND THEN or NOW AND AGAIN, OFF AGAIN, ON AGAIN or ON AGAIN, OFF AGAIN, SOMETHING ELSE AGAIN, THEN AGAIN, TIME AND AGAIN, YOU SAID IT or YOU CAN SAY THAT AGAIN …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • again — See: COME AGAIN, EVERY NOW AND THEN or EVERY NOW AND AGAIN, NOW AND THEN or NOW AND AGAIN, OFF AGAIN, ON AGAIN or ON AGAIN, OFF AGAIN, SOMETHING ELSE AGAIN, THEN AGAIN, TIME AND AGAIN, YOU SAID IT or YOU CAN SAY THAT AGAIN …   Dictionary of American idioms

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