Origin of intermittent
Synonyms for intermittent
Related Words for intermittencerepetition, frequency, reiteration, return, regularity, repetitiveness, habituation, reappearance, iteration, reoccurrence
Examples from the Web for intermittence
Historical Examples of intermittence
Its belief is like a broken dream—an intermittence of light and shade.The War Trail
This conduit explains why the intermittence is observed in Siloam.Jerusalem Explored, Volume I--Text
The intermittence of the tumefaction serves to differentiate the swelling from abscess or morbid growth.
Intermittence and irregularity of the pulse are not exactly the same thing.
It seems that we must rather admit an intermittence, an alteration between affirmation and negation.Essay on the Creative Imagination
c.1600, from Latin intermittentem (nominative intermittens), present participle of intermittere (see intermission). Related: Intermittently.