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Often

Antonyms for often:

seldom, rarely, infrequently.

Synonyms for often:

Sense 1

habitually, eternally, ad nauseam, continual, typically, most, perpetual, repeatedly, routinely, consistently.

Sense 2

customarily, commonly, usually, naturally, normally, generally.

Sense 3

regularly.

frequent (adjective)

frequent, recurrent, repeated, common, prevalent, many, habitual, usual.

frequently (adverb)

much, repeatedly, regularly, usually, generally, ofttimes, mostly, habitually, oftentimes.

while (adverb)

meantime, throughout, in the course of, till, for the time being, meanwhile, always, yet, in the meantime, all along, for now, During, up until, up to.

frequently (adverb)

ofttimes, oftentimes, oft.

over and over again (adverb)

repeatedly.

while (adverb)

meantime, throughout, in the course of, till, for the time being, meanwhile, always, yet, in the meantime, all along, for now, During, up until, up to.

Sense 1 (noun)

perpetual, continual.

Sense 2 (noun)

consistently, typically, generally, naturally, regularly, normally, routinely, habitually, usually, customarily, commonly.

often (noun)

frequently, a great deal, ofttimes, oft, oftentimes, much.

usually (noun)

regularly.

Usage examples for often:

  • We must come here often. - "The Salamander", Owen Johnson.
  • Yes, that's what I often ask myself. - "Annie Kilburn A Novel", W. D. Howells.
  • When he's here, I often think I do- love him. - "The Readjustment", Will Irwin.

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defensible, defendable, justifiable, excusable, defendable, defensible, justifiable, well-founded, reasonable, sensible.

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