coming at short intervals or habitually
"a frequent guest"; "frequent complaints"
"a frequent (or common) error is using the transitive verb `lay' for the intransitive `lie'";
patronize, patronise, shop, shop at, buy at, frequent, sponsor(verb)
do one's shopping at; do business with; be a customer or client of
be a regular or frequent visitor to a certain place
"She haunts the ballet"
often to be met with; happening at short intervals; often repeated or occurring; as, frequent visits
addicted to any course of conduct; inclined to indulge in any practice; habitual; persistent
full; crowded; thronged
often or commonly reported
to visit often; to resort to often or habitually
to make full; to fill
Origin: [L. frequentare: cf. F. frquenter. See Frequent, a.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
frē′kwent, adj. coming or occurring often.—ns. Frē′quence (Milt.), a crowd, an assembly; Frē′quency, repeated occurrence of anything.—v.t. Frequent′, to visit often.—ns. Frē′quentage, habit of frequenting; Frequentā′tion, the act of visiting often.—adj. Frequent′ative (gram.), denoting the frequent repetition of an action.—n. (gram.) a verb expressing this repetition.—n. Frequent′er.—adv. Frē′quently.—n. Frē′quentness. [L. frequens, frequentis; cog. with farcīre, to stuff.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'frequent' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3886
Rank popularity for the word 'frequent' in Adjectives Frequency: #528
The numerical value of frequent in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of frequent in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Examples of frequent in a Sentence
My cello has his own frequent flier account.
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.
My bestfriends are all frequent cruisers on Royal Caribbean.
Milk allergy is one of the most frequent food allergies in infants.
The biggest liar is the frequent, national and international, flier
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Translations for frequent
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- чест, посещавам честоBulgarian
- frecuente, frecuentarSpanish
- fréquenter, fréquente, fréquent, hanterFrench
- minicigh, minicIrish
- बारंबार, बार बारHindi
- venja komur sínar í, venja komur sínar á, tíð, tíður, sækja, títt, stundaIcelandic
- frequentare, assiduo, frequenteItalian
- putuputu, pūputuMāori
- frequent, veelvuldigDutch
- uczęszczać, częstyPolish
- частый, посещать, частоRussian
- чест, čestSerbo-Croatian
- بار بارUrdu
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