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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. Anuj Somany:

    When the post on an individual social media account is worthless, it is often liked by many especially when a person who uploads it has a lot of money; but if it is truly valuable, then it is usually liked by hardly any. Check this out.

  2. Dana Brooks:

    The parts that we don't eat here in America for pork often have nutritional value to our pets.

  3. Musin Almat Zhumabekovich:

    In the midst of blindness from hypocrisy. The intuition of conscience is a ballistic echolocation of the navigator of feelings and emotions. It is often confused with self-deception of selfishness.

  4. Miriam Araujo:

    I wish I could go more often, i'm afraid they'll stop sending the car. Then what will we do?

  5. Kellyanne Conway:

    I don't use that phrase. Yet there is ample evidence that the media are often the enemy of the relevant.

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