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occurring in spells and often abruptly

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intermittently stopping and starting

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Anti-snoring products - From tongue stabilizing devices to nasal pathway cleaners, anti-snoring products have been the most popular tools allowing people (and their roommates) to have a fitful sleep.
Sergio Aguero Needed a goal and after a fitful game where his contribution was better than his finishing he came up with one.
It seems that our interest in the great game of tennis - incomparably the finest of all the racquet sports - is still fitful and transient, and is as much wrapped up with the annual national pageant that is the Wimbledon fortnight, as in any real devotion to the game for its own sake.
The Irons boss (right, celebrating with staff after the final Boleyn game against United) admitted he had not enjoyed watching his team's fitful performances this term.
Technology interferes with the body's natural circadian rhythm causing your sleep to be fitful and restless.
Fitful Histories and Unruly Publics: Rethinking Temporality and Community in Eurasian Archaeology
There's a long list of things to consider if you want to rearrange your bedroom along feng shui lines, including the position of the bed - putting it under a window is said to lead to fitful sleep, for example.
The financial and technical challenges of taking flight were daunting and Sadler's progress, especially early on, was fitful but, while not a 'natural showman' he secured fleeting fame.
The resurgence in violence, which comes ahead of snap parliamentary elections on November 1, has reversed years of fitful progress towards a lasting peace.
The fitful firing has caused terror in the nearby villages whereas the injured has also been shifted to the hospital for medical assistance.
Although alcohol may make you nod off quicker, it can interfere with deep sleep, make you snore and cause dehydration, all of which can lead to a fitful night's sleep.
The flow's fitful nature is taking a toll on some Big Island residents, who got a brief reprieve from the advancing molten stream only to have to raise their guard again.
This latest convulsion is only worsening India-Pakistan bilateral ties that seem doomed to fitful progression, if at all.
Dante, by contrast, has no such intentions with this strained, sexist schlock, which raises zero jolts and only fitful chuckles with its gamely performed tale of a nerdy horror fanatic (Anton Yelchin) struggling to shake the zombified, zealously clingy corpse of his micromanaging g.
The dollar-store format has been growing faster than rival retail concepts during the fitful economic recovery.