Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

on–again, off–again


Simple Definition of on–again, off–again

  • : happening or existing at some times and not at other times

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of on–again, off–again

  1. :  existing briefly and in an intermittent unpredictable way <on-again, off-again fads>


First Known Use of on–again, off–again


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up on–again, off–again? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).