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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Maybe all the folks who tune into college ball on Saturdays should buy a ticket now and then to watch future college football stars on Fridays.
The idea of a single citywide library system still arises now and then, usually for fiscal reasons.
Here's to moms permitting themselves to exit stage left from motherhood now and then, and feel liberated to pursue pleasure for pleasure's sake, through a glass or wine or whatever else their unburdened hearts might desire.
Every now and then, what looked like a living pair of leaves would emerge from the silhouettes of trees that made up the darkening horizon.
Both states are Southern to the core, but every now and then, Mississippi takes it to a whole new level.
Knead for 3 minutes, starting on the lowest speed and gradually increasing to medium, pausing every now and then to scrape down the sides and incorporate any dry bits on the bottom of the bowl.
Even a Countess has to let loose in Florida every now and then.
Every now and then a couple of guys go off and pick up a win like that.
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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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