Definition of 'fitful'
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It looks as if a fitful light is playing on the tree. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The alarm would wake me from a fitful night of sleep on the couch. Christianity Today (2000)For the first few hours the sleep had been fitful. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Then her love life may become rather fitful, given the long hours in her competitive world. Times, Sunday Times (2009)I faced another night of fitful sleep. Times, Sunday Times (2011)I rarely stayed awake past 10pm before descending into a fitful sleep. Times, Sunday Times (2013)A drive to advance woman Marines has made fitful progress. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It was like meeting her all over again; she was present there in the crematorium with a fitful autumn sun and trees outside the glass walls. Times, Sunday Times (2008)But I still had a fitful night's sleep. Times, Sunday Times (2008)After about two hours of fitful sleep, I rose for a hectic day. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Used Occasionally. fitful is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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