on-again, off-again


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(ŏn′ə-gĕn′ ôf′ə-gĕn′, ŏf-, ôn′-)
adj. Informal
Existing or continuing sporadically; intermittent or occasional: an on-again, off-again correspondence.
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on-again, off-again

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Informal. Happening or appearing now and then:
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The two have yet to officially confirm their relationship, but Us Weekly reports that the on-again, off-again pair has been spending time together.
The only problem is his volatile, on-again, off-again girlfriend, Ivy.
Tarantino reportedly met his fiance when was promoting Inglourious Basterds in 2009, with the two carrying on an on-again, off-again relationship.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Daniela, whom the filmmaker reportedly met when he was in Israel to promote 'Inglourious Basterds' in 2009, with the two carrying on an on-again, off-again relationship since then, reportedly confirmed the news of engagement to Ynet.
Here, he has selected an on-again, off-again love story which covers twenty years.
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It was said in early November 2015 that the hospital was in danger of exiting the network since a contract had not been set over 3 years of on-again, off-again talks.
The on-again, off-again girlfriend of US actor Jim Carrey has died at her California home of an apparent suicide, police said Tuesday.
The on-again, off-again couple, who split in October, dined at Mastro's Steakhouse in Beverly Hills, California.
Somalia, a long-troubled country in the Horn of Africa, has remained in the grip of on-again, off-again violence since the outbreak of civil war in 1991.
Self-proclaimed billionaire and on-again, off-again politician Donald Trump really got the crowd revved up at the recent conservative Republican lovefest in Manchester.
While Karachi was having its usual share of target killings, bomb blasts and on-again, off-again operations, the one event that generated the most attention was the Karachi Literature Festival.