A simple breakdown:
Sporadic: Sometimes Periodic!
Sometimes periodic? What do we mean by that? Well, in simple terms, that the regularity is just not there, the instances of occurrence are irregular and random.
Meaning of Sporadic:
1. Recurring in scattered and irregular or unpredictable instances.
2. Appearing singly or at widely scattered localities, as a plant or disease.
3. Isolated; unique.
Sentence Examples for Sporadic:
1. One year down the line, India winning the world cup seems like a sporadic example of success.
2. Sporadic attempts at work can never yield consistent results.