So squandering away decades of a sterling credit rating over a “contentious and fitful process” will seem petty.
Bathroom breaks required permission, sleep was fitful, food was two servings of half-slice of tough Egyptian bread with water.
There have been fitful mutterings about Catalonia, the region of Spain where Barcelona is, seceding from Spain.
He made some fitful attempts to calm down a bit, filling modest, collage-like monochromatic surfaces with angular shapes.
The stress, compounded by fitful rest and sleepless nights, ages you quickly.
The wind was swaying him about in its fitful gusts, and he rather liked it.
Twice more in all; but, the last spell of work was feeble and fitful.
In his fitful fashion he had painted a picture of the Golden Wedding, from sketches taken at the time.
With these gloomy thoughts he fell at last into fitful slumber.
She had nothing save love, and a fitful temperament, upon which she could draw for conversation.