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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.
now and again
Also, now and then. See every now and then.
(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)
every now andthen/again
From time to time; occasionally.