on-again, off-again

adjective

Definition of on-again, off-again

: existing briefly and in an intermittent unpredictable way on-again, off-again fads

First Known Use of on-again, off-again

1946, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of on-again, off-again was in 1946

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“On-again, off-again.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/on-again%2C%20off-again. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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on-again, off-again

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of on-again, off-again

chiefly US : happening or existing at some times and not at other times

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