Translation of fitfully in Spanish:

fitfully

de manera irregular, adv.

Pronunciation /ˈfɪtf(ə)li//ˈfɪtfəli//ˈfɪtfʊli/

adverb

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    (sleep/proceed/work) de manera irregular
    • The engine didn't so much pull as tug fitfully at the wheels.
    • I had thought earlier that I might be able to get to sleep, but after 2 hours of trying fitfully, I am giving in.
    • I had also been sleeping fitfully and dreaming about the race all night.
    • He is blessed as an autobiographer with an outstandingly strange and only fitfully happy childhood.
    • But they remain startlingly original, if only fitfully funny.