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Synonyms for intermitˌɪn tərˈmɪt

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. intermit

    Strains of music may gradually or suddenly cease. A man quits work on the instant; he may discontinue a practise gradually; he quits suddenly and completely; he stops short in what he may or may not resume; he pauses in what he will probably resume. What intermits or is intermitted returns again, as a fever that intermits. Compare ABANDON; DIE; END; REST.

    abstain, bring to an end, cease, come to an end, conclude, desist, discontinue, end, end, finish, give over, leave off, pause, quit, refrain, stop, terminate

    begin, commence, enter upon, inaugurate, initiate, institute, originate, set about, set going, set in operation, set on foot, start

    Cease from anger.

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. intermit(v. a.)

    suspend, interrupt, discontinue, cease, stop, leave off, give over

  2. intermit(v. n.)

    cease, abate, subside, be suspended, be interrupted


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