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on and off

adverb

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on-and-off

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of on-and-off (Entry 2 of 2)

occurring or appearing at intervals
  • an on-and-off friendship over the years

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The first known use of on and off was in 1668

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on and off

on an even keel

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“On and off.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/on%20and%20off. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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