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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

adv. - In an unstable manner.

Usage examples (32)
  • He slept fitfully
  • The father, sleeping fitfully, is talking to himself.
  • I slept fitfully, although fitfully is perhaps not the right word.
  • The outside air was full of sweet, wholesome springtime sounds that drifted in fitfully. for more
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