Definitions for occasionallyəˈkeɪ ʒə nl i
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word occasionally
occasionally, on occasion, once in a while, now and then, now and again, at times, from time to time(adverb)
now and then or here and there
"he was arrogant and occasionally callous"; "open areas are only occasionally interrupted by clumps of trees"; "they visit New York on occasion"; "now and again she would take her favorite book from the shelf and read to us"; "as we drove along, the beautiful scenery now and then attracted his attention"
From time to time; now and then; once in a while; irregularly.
in an occasional manner; on occasion; at times, as convenience requires or opportunity offers; not regularly
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'occasionally' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2609
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'occasionally' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2545
Rank popularity for the word 'occasionally' in Adverbs Frequency: #208
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
To be occasionally quoted is the only fame I care for.
Occasionally, I have to think like myself to remember where I put something.
Labor disgraces no man unfortunately you occasionally find men disgrace labor.
I don't have a microwave oven but I do have a clock that occasionally cooks shit.
We have to own up to the fact that occasionally there are going to be problems here.
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Translations for occasionally
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- ocasionalmentCatalan, Valencian
- občas, příležitostněCzech
- ocasionalmente, a veces, de vez en cuandoSpanish
- toisinaan, joskus, välillä, välistäFinnish
- viðhvørt, av og áFaroese
- uaireannan, corra uairScottish Gaelic
- nagyritkán, néhanapján, alkalomadtánHungarian
- جاربهجار, جاروبارKurdish
- af en toe, soms, wel eens, nu en danDutch
- sporadisk, av og til, nå og daNorwegian
- od czasu do czasuPolish
- время от времени, изредка, иногдаRussian
- ibland, då och dåSwedish
- đôi khiVietnamese
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