verb (used with object), in·ter·mit·ted, in·ter·mit·ting.
verb (used without object), in·ter·mit·ted, in·ter·mit·ting.
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Origin of intermit
OTHER WORDS FROM intermitin·ter·mit·ter, in·ter·mit·tor, nounin·ter·mit·ting·ly, adverbun·in·ter·mit·ted, adjectiveun·in·ter·mit·ting, adjective
Words nearby intermit
Example sentences from the Web for intermit
I will do this tonic justice, and frankly admit that the accursed portrait began to intermit its visits under its influence.J. S. Le Fanu's Ghostly Tales, Volume 1|Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
Prmrs cvittis intermit patrque urbem sine ll dmictine15 trdidit.Selections from Viri Romae|Charles Franois L'Homond
I did not intermit my labor, urged as I was by a mysterious instinct downward.
Dick was one of those people whose wrath has a tendency to intermit and get cold, even to perish, temporarily, from forgetfulness.Mount Music|E. Oe. Somerville and Martin Ross
So, in dependence on those prophets, they applied themselves earnestly to building, and did not intermit one day.The Antiquities of the Jews|Flavius Josephus