Sentence Examples


  • We slept fitfully, spooned together on the thin mattress.
  • Yully slept fitfully and awoke before dawn, unable to rest with her troubled thoughts.
  • Carmen slept fitfully in a chair in the waiting room all night.
  • He slept, fitfully, though this time he remembered no dreams.
  • Yet, in spite of all corruption, ideas of the intelligent development of the subject lands, visions of the Hellenic king, as the Greek thinkers had come to picture him, haunted the Macedonian rulers, and perhaps fitfully, in the intervals of war or carousal, prompted some degree of action.