Thesaurus / intermit
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
I will do this tonic justice, and frankly admit that the accursed portrait began to intermit its visits under its influence.
J. S. LE FANU'S GHOSTLY TALES, VOLUME 1JOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
Prmrs cvittis intermit patrque urbem sine ll dmictine15 trdidit.
SELECTIONS FROM VIRI ROMAECHARLES FRANOIS L'HOMOND
I did not intermit my labor, urged as I was by a mysterious instinct downward.
Dick was one of those people whose wrath has a tendency to intermit and get cold, even to perish, temporarily, from forgetfulness.
MOUNT MUSICE. OE. SOMERVILLE AND MARTIN ROSS
So, in dependence on those prophets, they applied themselves earnestly to building, and did not intermit one day.
THE ANTIQUITIES OF THE JEWSFLAVIUS JOSEPHUS
Let Euclid rest, and Archimedes pause: intermit for a day your severe mathematical studies.
MINOR POEMS BY MILTONJOHN MILTON
The challenger has been deeply wronged; and he cannot and will not let forgiveness intermit his vengeance.
THE POETRY OF ROBERT BROWNINGSTOPFORD A. BROOKE
Though often in feeble health, he seldom allowed physical languor to intermit his work.
There was no answer and no intermit to the sobs and tears she was pouring on my letter.
WOVEN WITH THE SHIPCYRUS TOWNSEND BRADY
And having risen, he did not intermit his industry for a moment.
THE LIFE OF NAPOLEON BONAPARTEWILLIAM MILLIGAN SLOANE
WORDS RELATED TO INTERMIT
- break up
- count out
- cut short
- hang fire
- hang up
- hold up
- lay aside
- lay off
- lay on the table
- lay over
- put a stop to
- put an end to
- put off
- put on back burner
- put on hold
- put on ice
- put on the shelf
- rule out
- stave off
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