on occasion


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Related to on occasion: not to mention, in the first place, in favor of, pat on the back, came across

on occasion

occasionally. I like to go to the movies on occasion. On occasion, Mary would walk her dog through the park.
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on occasion

sometimes but not often This is the sun belt, but we do get freezing weather here on occasion.
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on occasion

From time to time, now and then, as in Nell has been known to eat meat on occasion. This usage, first in the form of upon occasion, replaced by occasion about 1600.
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on occasion

From time to time; now and then.
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