Occasionally in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Occasionally

From time to time; sometimes; at relatively infrequent intervals

Short Example Sentence for Occasionally

  • 1. These things occasionally happen. 🔊
  • 2. The stage came in but occasionally from the distant railroad. 🔊
  • 3. It was an improving experience of a kind which he only occasionally got. 🔊
  • 4. On these he would occasionally gaze with transient enthusiasm. 🔊
  • 5. He smoked a cigarette, and occasionally sipped from a tall glass. 🔊
  • 6. Groups occasionally formed and, after a word or two, dispersed. 🔊
  • 7. We have mentioned that the fox-bats are occasionally eaten in Australia. 🔊

How to use Occasionally in Sentence?

  • 1. Each of these occasionally comes to cover ground that seems more appropriate to the others. 🔊
  • 2. Great precaution must be observed, and the documents occasionally submitted to us. 🔊
  • 3. In pre-war days it was occasionally hinted that bazaar prices were a trifle high. 🔊
  • 4. The construction shown in the left-hand column is occasionally found, and has its defenders. 🔊
  • 5. A few of the enemy hovered round them, occasionally killing a straggler who fell behind. 🔊
  • 6. The smoke of burning fallows was occasionally seen, wreathing in dense columns towards the sky. 🔊
  • 7. Hour after hour sat Winthrop, reading and occasionally glancing out across the desert. 🔊
  • 8. The latter began to fall to pieces before all the transport was over, some animals occasionally falling off into the water. 🔊
  • 9. They talked low to one another, and occasionally in some outlandish tongue which he could not understand. 🔊
  • 10. Then snares were set on the barley sheaves and corn stooks, by which a brace of birds were occasionally bagged. 🔊
  • 11. She never thought of herself; but he had sometimes wondered what worse things could have happened if she had occasionally done so. 🔊
  • 12. It would have been less hopeless had she occasionally betrayed herself, had her speech thickened and her walk become unsteady. 🔊
  • 13. Edith was fond of her, and, by implication only, occasionally confided in her on other subjects than the children. 🔊
  • 14. His house servants were obliged occasionally to work on the estate, and part of the pleasure grounds were ploughed up and devoted to husbandry. 🔊
  • 15. The bid came from a ministerial-looking person who was known as a kind of veterinary occasionally employed by Canby. 🔊
  • 16. She and the Major and the limousine accompanied them occasionally to church, the only form of social dissipation in which they still indulged. 🔊
  • 17. He had a bottle of beer beside him, from which he occasionally filled a glass, held it up to the light, and then emptied it at one draught. 🔊
  • 18. The deer occasionally raised their heads, looking all around, evidently regarding the boat as a harmless thing floating in from the lake. 🔊
  • 19. Boyce stretched and went to the window, catching sight of several guards marching back and forth, occasionally looking up at their window. 🔊
  • 20. The lugger was tearing along, occasionally throwing a cloud of spray over her bows, and leaving a track of white water behind her. 🔊
  • 21. And then came an endless procession of deputations from every town in Italy, occasionally intercepted by bands of music. 🔊
  • 22. He would occasionally go out with Jacob, and help him in some odd jobs, but never again took to wheeling out the machine himself. 🔊
  • 23. There was no adoration for her little girl who occasionally wrote from the Pas-de-Calais and asked her for money. 🔊
  • 24. Sir Henry Howorth occasionally breaks out into a story, though he is more frequently a listener to mine. 🔊
  • 25. At the same time many actions of hers indicate that she was occasionally liable to ungovernable impulses, and that her temper was fitful and wayward. 🔊
  • 26. I have occasionally heard good sermons in kirk, but I think the standard of Scottish preaching has always been overrated. 🔊
  • 27. In the state caused by haschish it occasionally also happens that the person under its influence may be caused to speak or act in any manner that is suggested to him. 🔊
  • 28. They returned through the park, hardly speaking at all, Emily absent-minded as usual, waving her parasol occasionally at a passing butterfly. 🔊
  • 29. He was deeply into his thoughts, and he occasionally surveyed his beloved wife, Dearborne, and also his guest Lloyd. 🔊
  • 30. She only occasionally made visits even to places so near as Bath or Bristol, and was, as a rule, a stay at home. 🔊
  • 31. They will often confess themselves to the village priests, to obtain absolution; and occasionally visit the village churches to pray at some favorite shrine. 🔊
  • 32. I felt it my duty to do so; we were apt, therefore, to differ occasionally in the political discussions that sometimes arose at these hunting dinners. 🔊
  • 33. Gratifying accounts are given of the attachment of the female to its young, and the male occasionally assists in their defence when exposed to danger, or at least in revenging the attack. 🔊