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1. by fits and starts (17)

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We found 17 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word by fits and starts:
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General dictionaries General (12 matching dictionaries)
  1. by fits_and_starts: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. by fits_and_starts: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  3. by fits_and_starts: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  4. By fits and starts, by fits_and_starts: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  5. by fits_and_starts: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  6. by fits_and_starts: Rhymezone [home, info]
  7. BY FITS AND STARTS: Dictionary of Americanisms (1848) [home, info]
  8. by fits_and_starts: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  9. by fits_and_starts: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  10. by fits_and_starts: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  11. by fits_and_starts: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. by fits_and_starts: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. by fits_and_starts: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  2. by fits_and_starts: Financial dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. by fits_and_starts: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. by fits_and_starts: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. by fits_and_starts: Idioms [home, info]

Quick definitions from WordNet (by fits and starts)

adverb:  intermittently ("He worked on his book by fits and starts")

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