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sometimes

[ suhm-tahymz ]
/ ˈsʌmˌtaɪmz /
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adverb
on some occasions; at times; now and then.
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Origin of sometimes

First recorded in 1520–30; sometime + -s1

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH sometimes

sometime, sometimes
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How to use sometimes in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for sometimes

sometimes
/ (ˈsʌmˌtaɪmz) /

adverb
now and then; from time to time; occasionally
obsolete formerly; sometime
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