Definitions for once in a while
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word once in a while
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"
once in a while(Adverb)
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Every once in a while, take the scenic route.
Once in a while you have to take a break and visit yourself.
I like my cigar, but I take it out of my mouth once in a while.
You hit singles, you hit doubles; every once in a while we may be able to hit a home run.
Once in a while you get shown the light in the stangest of places if you look at it right.
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