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Definitions for often
ˈɔ fən, ˈɒf ən; ˈɔf tən, ˈɒf-of·ten

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word often.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. frequently, often, oftentimes, oft, ofttimesadverb

    many times at short intervals

    "we often met over a cup of coffee"

  2. much, a great deal, oftenadverb

    frequently or in great quantities

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

  3. oftenadverb

    in many cases or instances

Wiktionary

  1. oftenadverb

    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

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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

Examples of often in a Sentence

  1. Elin Nikolov:

    I don't cry very often, but my eyes were full with tears.

  2. Matt Campbell:

    The good thing is, once we educate schools about the cultural and religious significance of eagle feathers, they're often more willing to allow it.

  3. William Shakespeare:

    In time we hate that which we often fear.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    The shortest route to enter into the Indian film industry for a female actor is not through an acting school, but often via a beauty pageant show.

  5. Joseph Addison:

    The Fear of Death often proves Mortal, and sets People on Methods to save their Lives, which infallibly destroy them.

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    relating to or concerned with a city or densely populated area
    • A. urban
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