1. intermittent

adjective. ['ˌɪntɝˈmɪtənt'] stopping and starting at irregular intervals.


  • frequent


  • intermittens (Latin)

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Rhymes with Intermittent

  • concomitant

How do you pronounce intermittent?

Pronounce intermittent as ˌɪntərˈmɪtənt.

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How do you spell intermittent? Is it intermittant ?

A common misspelling of intermittent is intermittant

Sentences with intermittent

1. Adjective
For most women, this pain is intermittent and caused by walking or standing for long periods of time.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Modern gas fireplaces more than likely have an intermittent pilot ignition system.

Quotes about intermittent

1. Actors in any capacity, artists of any stripe, are inspired by their curiosity, by their desire to explore all quarters of life, in light and in dark, and reflect what they find in their work. Artists instinctively want to reflect humanity, their own and each other's, in all its intermittent virtue and vitality, frailty and fallibility.
- Tom Hiddleston