Examples of usage:

  1. His motion may be continuous and discontinuous as he will. "Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 1 (of 3)" by Isaac D'Israeli
  2. We are at ease only in the discontinuous, in the immobile, in the dead. "The Breath of Life" by John Burroughs
  3. We must ever keep it in mind, though without dwelling on it too much, somewhat as a skilful fencer must think of the discontinuous movements of the lesson whilst his body is given up to the continuity of the fencing- match. "Laughter: An Essay on the Meaning of the Comic" by Henri Bergson
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