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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (general)
a. intermitentemente, a ratos
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fitfully [ˈfɪtfəlɪ]
[+work] de manera irregular; [+sleep] muy mal
he dozed fitfully echó alguna que otra cabezada; the candle burned fitfully la llama de la vela parpadeaba
the sun shone fitfully I slept fitfully, that dissatisfying, semiconscious sleep in which you incorporate into your dreams the things going on around you With the growing fire fitfully lighting the room she flicked on a light, and I saw it glinting fitfully up ahead as she moved he approached his studies like everything else - fitfully
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