Definition for often

adverb as in frequently

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Example Sentences

In addition, another set of samples was collected in patients who were convalescing from the often-fatal disease.

CeleryThis often-overlooked veggie is way more than chicken wing garnish!

A leitmotif on journalism threads through this often-byzantine narrative.

But even that often-frosty relationship has further chilled as the two sides hurled insults and accusations this week.

This is also the era when the rare event of a star dying too young became an all-too-often occurrence.

A few inarticulate grunts were the only answers he could give to our often-repeated remonstrances.

In contrast with these childish pieces of anthropomorphism, we have the famous and sublime speculations of an often-quoted hymn.

The American Country Girl is doing her full share and often-times more than her share.

But the conception of this often-repeated figure is charming: it would make a garden seem more peaceful in the sunshine.

We sit on the floor in front of the hearth, and I suffer the often-repeated martyrdom of the "Fire Pig."


On this page you'll find 24 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to often, such as: generally, much, regularly, repeatedly, usually, and oftentimes.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.