French translation of 'occasional'
[visit, meeting, appearance] occasionnel(le)
[pain, headache, bout] occasionnel(le)
the occasional ...
I like the occasional drink. J’aime bien boire un verre à l’occasion.
2. [series] exceptionnel(le)
3. (= one or two)
architects, planners, and the occasional sociologist des architectes, des urbanistes et quelques sociologues
Apart from the occasional article, he hadn’t published anything. Mis à part un article de temps en temps, il n’avait rien publié.
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Example Sentences Including 'occasional'
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In the coming months, Ravi would work on his plan in solitude in Damascus, with occasional visits from Commander Badr.BARRACUDA 945 (2001)
He rode through the camp, acknowledging the occasional wave from the Hythrun troops.TREASON KEEP (2001)
Which had followed with depressing inevitability, as he'd gathered from her Christmas cards and occasional e-mails.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2001)
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'occasional' in Other Languages
British English: occasional /əˈkeɪʒənl/ ADJECTIVE
Occasional means happening sometimes, but not regularly or often.
I've had occasional mild headaches.
- American English: occasional
- Arabic: مِن وَقْتٍ لِآخَرِ
- Brazilian Portuguese: de vez em quando
- Chinese: 偶尔的
- Croatian: povremen
- Czech: příležitostný
- Danish: lejlighedsvis
- Dutch: incidenteel
- European Spanish: esporádico
- Finnish: satunnainen
- French: occasionnel
- German: gelegentlich
- Greek: περιστασιακός
- Italian: occasionale
- Japanese: 時折の
- Korean: 가끔의
- Norwegian: sporadisk
- Polish: okazyjny
- European Portuguese: de vez em quando
- Romanian: ocazional
- Russian: случайный
- Spanish: esporádico
- Swedish: tillfällig
- Thai: ซึ่งเป็นครั้งคราว
- Turkish: ara sıra
- Ukrainian: випадковий
- Vietnamese: thỉnh thoảng
Translation of occasional from the Collins English to French Dictionary