verb (used with object), in·ter·mit·ted, in·ter·mit·ting.
verb (used without object), in·ter·mit·ted, in·ter·mit·ting.
Origin of intermit
Examples from the Web for intermittingly
If the bead is nearly saturated with the cadmium oxide, it appears milk-white when intermittingly heated.
Mankind soon lost connection with the spiritual dynamo of revitalization—except most intermittingly.Old Times in Dixie Land|Caroline E. Merrick
British Dictionary definitions for intermittingly
verb -mits, -mitting or -mitted
Word Origin for intermit
Word Origin and History for intermittingly
1540s, from Latin intermittere "to leave off, omit, suspend, interrupt, neglect," from inter- "between" (see inter-) + mittere "to send" (see mission). Related: Intermitted; intermitting; intermittingly.