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(every) now and again
Occasionally; sometimes. I don't travel often, but every now and again I just need to get away from the city. My mom has sweets now and again but mostly eats only healthy foods.
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now and again
Also, now and then. See every now and then.
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(every) now and aˈgain/ˈthenoccasionally: We see each other every now and again. ♢ She sat by the window, looking out now and then to see if they were coming. ♢ ‘How often do you go to the theatre?’ ‘Now and then. Not often.’ OPPOSITE: all the time (2)
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every now andthen/again
From time to time; occasionally.
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