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Occurring in or characterized by intermittent bursts, as of activity; irregular: "My sleep, when it came, was fitful" (Kelly Braffet).
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|Noun||1.||fitfulness - the quality of being spasmodic and irregular|
spasticity - the quality of moving or acting in spasms
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