occasional occasional  /ə ˈkeɪ ʒə nəl/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) occurring from time to time
  2. (adj) occurring or appearing at usually irregular intervals
  3. (adj) occurring from time to time
  4. (adj) recurring or reappearing from time to time

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. But there are an extensive library of songs by independent artists in all genres and the occasional treat from some better-known ones.
  2. Most businesses rely solely on dealers, advertising agents and only occasional surveys to keep apprised of public preference.
  3. Klein will remain an occasional contributor to The New Yorker, where he had been Washington correspondent since December 1996.

News

  1. W&W Prep for Major League Show in July for Philadelphia Philles

    From the National Anthem to the seventh-inning Stretch to occasional post-game rock concerts, music and baseball have a long-lasting relationship....
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Billboard

  2. Indiana Unsolved: Trisha Kay Meredith, 19, stabbed in apartment laundry area

    This is an occasional series highlighting some of the area's unsolved crimes. Longtime Star reporter Diana Penner recounts details of the crime, the victim and where the case stands with hopes of generating new information.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: The Indianapolis Star

  3. Jay-Z announces new album

    Jay-Z is going to be challenging his occasional collaborator, Kanye West, for the top of the charts. The Brooklyn hip-hop king's new album, "Magna Carta Holy Grail," is due out July 4, he announced - via a Samsung ad during Game 5 of the NBA Finals - Sunday night. That's just a little more than […]
    on June 17, 2013     Source: CNN

Quotes

  1. "I very much regret my occasional use of cocaine in what have sometimes been the long days since my retirement from the ring," Calzaghe said. "I am fully aware of the bad example it sets to other people, and particularly to youngsters, and I...
    on Mar 28, 2010 By: Joe Calzaghe Source: Times Online

  2. After meeting with 34 lawmakers and Cabinet officials in the State Dining Room at the White House, Obama said he is encouraged "that after all the overheated rhetoric and occasional demagoguery on all sides around this issue, we've got a responsible...
    on Jun 25, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Houston Chronicle

  3. "It's been a difficult few weeks, rockets are bouncing off your buildings, and maintaining focus can be an occasional challenge," Crocker said.
    on Apr 14, 2008 By: Ryan Crocker Source: FOXNews

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