Pause or to continue

intermittent
(adj)
in-tǝr-MITT-ǝnt
Meaning

periodic; on and off

1st Sample Sentence

During the night I can hear the intermittent announcements coming from the distant bus station.

Root

inter (between)#mittere (to put, send, let go) (Latin)

Synonyms

erratic, fitful, intermittent, sporadic

Antonyms

incessant

Mnemonics

In Cinema films, are divided in two parts having a "intermision" between them.

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