- At infrequent or irregular intervals; now and then: we met up occasionally for a drink very occasionally the condition can result in deathMore example sentences
sometimes, from time to time, (every) now and then, (every) now and again, at times, every so often, (every) once in a while, on occasion, on occasions, on the odd occasion, periodically, at intervals, irregularly, sporadically, spasmodically, infrequently, intermittently, on and off, off and on• archaic ever and anon
- The Plan was always to live a varied life and to write about it occasionally.
- I patted it occasionally, which had no impact, and left sticky residue on my palms.
- Think of me fondly while you're out there in the real world, and send me a postcard occasionally.