now and then
Examples of now and then in a Sentence
we do go to the library now and then, but not as often as we should
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Of course, skipping samples altogether is the greatest risk-reducer of all, but everybody needs an emergency touch-up now and then.
Our demand for change in the fashion industry is answered with the rare designer or brand that features a black model, a plus-size model, or even less likely, a transgender model, every now and then.
Forward runs every now and then when Spurs had a lapse in concentration.
Even some of those Cowboys’ vaunted ’70s Super Bowl teams laid some eggs every now and then.
And every now and then, CASSINI floats across the central column, indicating a connection with the bus-sized spacecraft that has been orbiting Saturn for the last 13 years.
At some point in the future, Tesla cars will be able to not just take the wheel now and then, but also conduct entire trips without any driver input, Musk says.
Every now and then the dictates of ideology and advocacy-group pressure cause people in government to do things with terrible — if revealing — political optics.
Every now and then Charles Koch says something that comes out quite principled-sounding.
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now and then Synonyms
Synonymshere and there, now, sometimes, occasionally
Related Wordsintermittently, off and on, periodically, recurrently; infrequently, little, rarely, seldom; irregularly, sporadically, variously
Near Antonymsfrequently, hourly, much, oft, often, oftentimes (or ofttimes); commonly, ordinarily, regularly, routinely, usually; always, consistently, constantly, invariably; continually, continuingly, continuously, incessantly, perpetually, unceasingly, uninterruptedly; endlessly, ever, interminably
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