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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Occasionally  \Oc*ca"sion*al*ly\,  adv 
  In  an  occasional  manner;  on  occasion;  at  times,  as 
  convenience  requires  or  opportunity  offers;  not  regularly. 
  --Stewart. 
 
  The  one  Wolsey,  directly  his  subject  by  birth;  the 
  other  his  subject  occasionally  by  his  preferment. 
  --Fuller. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  occasionally 
  adv  :  now  and  then  or  here  and  there  "he  was  arrogant  and 
  occasionally  callous";  "open  areas  are  only 
  occasionally  interrupted  by  clumps  of  trees";  "they 
  visit  New  York  on  occasion";  "now  and  again  she  would 
  take  her  favorite  book  from  the  shelf  and  read  to  us"; 
  "as  we  drove  along  the  beautiful  scenery  now  and  then 
  attracted  his  attention"  [syn:  {on  occasion},  {once  in 
  a  while},  {now  and  then},  {now  and  again},  {at  times}, 
  {from  time  to  time}] 




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