Definitions for oftenˈɔ fən, ˈɒf ən; ˈɔf tən, ˈɒf-

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word often

Princeton's WordNet

  1. frequently, often, oftentimes, oft, ofttimes(adverb)

    many times at short intervals

    "we often met over a cup of coffee"

  2. much, a great deal, often(adverb)

    frequently or in great quantities

    "I don't drink much"; "I don't travel much"

  3. often(adverb)

    in many cases or instances

Wiktionary

  1. often(Adverb)

    Frequently, many times.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'often' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #216

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'often' in Written Corpus Frequency: #505

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'often' in Adverbs Frequency: #38

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of often in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of often in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Al Capone:

    Vote early and vote often.

  2. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    Money often costs too much.

  3. Latin Proverb:

    Deliberate often--decide once.

  4. William F. Halsey:

    Hit hard, hit fast, hit often!

  5. William "Bull" Halsey, Admiral, USN:

    Hit hard, hit fast, hit often.

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