OCCASIONALLY's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of occasionally
Definition:
ad. now and then; from time to time; infrequently; irregularly
Example:
We may have to fly in occasionally from the US this spring and summer.
Sentence in Classic:
Her house had a floating population made up of tourists from Liverpool and the Isle of Man and, occasionally, artistes from the music halls.
Dubliners By James Joyce Context
With these two implements he trotted noiselessly about the room, sometimes stopping, occasionally kneeling, and once lying flat upon his face.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
You have heard me remark that the strangest and most unique things are very often connected not with the larger but with the smaller crimes, and occasionally, indeed, where there is room for doubt whether any positive crime has been committed.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
For whole days at a time he would lounge in his Windsor chair in the kitchen, reading the newspapers, drinking, and occasionally feeding Moses on crusts of bread soaked in beer.
Animal Farm By George Orwell Context
Her pretty little upper lip, on which a delicate dark down was just perceptible, was too short for her teeth, but it lifted all the more sweetly, and was especially charming when she occasionally drew it down to meet the lower lip.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The old countess sat with a blissful yet sad smile and with tears in her eyes, occasionally shaking her head.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The princess heard her, not heeding her words but occasionally looking up at her and listening to the sound of her voice.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The ground was damp but not muddy, and the troops advanced noiselessly, only occasionally a jingling of the artillery could be faintly heard.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
For good, too; though, in consequence of my previous emotions, I was still occasionally seized with a stormy sob.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
Wopsle had the room up stairs, where we students used to overhear him reading aloud in a most dignified and terrific manner, and occasionally bumping on the ceiling.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
Sparsit sedately resumed her work and occasionally gave a small cough, which sounded like the cough of conscious strength and forbearance.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens Context