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fitful

fit·ful

fitful

 
pronunciation:
fIt fl
part of speech: adjective
definition: occurring at irregular intervals.
She went to bed worried and had a night of fitful sleep.
synonyms:
intermittent, periodic
antonyms:
constant
similar words:
erratic, fluctuating, inconstant, irregular, spasmodic, sporadic, spotty, unsteady
derivations: fitfully (adv.), fitfulness (n.)