happening or occurring at short intervals: to make frequent trips to Tokyo.
constant, habitual, or regular: a frequent guest.
located at short distances apart: frequent towns along the shore.
to visit often; go often to; be often in: to frequent the art galleries.
- fre·quent·a·ble, adjective
- fre·quent·er, noun
- fre·quent·ness, noun
- non·fre·quent, adjective
- non·fre·quent·ly, adverb
- o·ver·fre·quent, adjective
- o·ver·fre·quent·ly, adverb
- un·fre·quent, adjective
- un·fre·quent·ly, adverb
- un·fre·quent·a·ble, adjective
- well-fre·quent·ed, adjective
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How to use frequent in a sentence
I typically also tend to have pretty regular and frequent communication with entrepreneurs on Slack.Why is GoCardless COO Carlos Gonzalez-Cadenas pivoting to become a full-time VC? | Steve O'Hear | November 20, 2020 | TechCrunch
Aside from the fact that he could become a 20-points-per-game scorer very soon, he was one of the team’s best and most frequent cutters, often ensuring the offense would continue to move — even late into the shot clock.The Upsides And Downsides Of The NBA’s Five Biggest Trades So Far | Chris Herring (firstname.lastname@example.org) | November 19, 2020 | FiveThirtyEight
If Walmart can continue to convert these frequent in-store shoppers into subscribers, it could grow a user base well into the tens of millions.1 in 5 Amazon Prime members are considering moving to Walmart+ | Lance Lambert | November 13, 2020 | Fortune
He frequents the gym in normal times, always ending game nights with a lift that leaves him sweating before interviews.A bulked-up Victor Robles had a down year. He’ll look to fine-tune his game in winter ball. | Jesse Dougherty | November 12, 2020 | Washington Post
As the climate warms, such droughts may become more frequent across much of Africa.These Photos Remind Us Why Conservation Matters - Issue 92: Frontiers | Kevin Berger | November 11, 2020 | Nautilus
They also frequented online chat rooms where fellow Islamic zealots teed off with venomous rants about their hate for infidels.
Degas, Toulouse-Lautrec, and Cezanne all frequented the circus and adopted it as a topic.We’re All Carnies Now: Why We Can’t Quit the Circus | Anthony Paletta | November 27, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Women may have frequented bohemian bars, but on the whole it was friendships and private networks.Sarah Waters: Queen of the Tortured Lesbian Romance | Tim Teeman | September 30, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
On a boulevard with stacked neon-lit signs blanketing the buildings, Veatch finds the gaming arcade frequented by the Kims.‘Love Child’ Game Over: Internet Addicts Let Their Baby Starve to Death | Nina Strochlic | July 21, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
There are three basic venues that get frequented by those prowling for sex on the streets of Brazil.The World Cup of Prostitution: How the Soccer Tourney Is Affecting Brazil’s Sex Workers | Marlow Stern | July 12, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The few birds that frequented the reef were very shy, and flew away at our approach: they were principally pelicans and terns.
The banks were frequented by gulls and sandpipers, of which many were shot.
Altogether, Knaresborough is a town little frequented by Americans, but none the less worthy of a visit.British Highways And Byways From A Motor Car | Thomas D. Murphy
He frequented the Italian Opera, which was his sole opportunity of hearing a good orchestra, chorus, and first-rate soloists.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky | Modeste Tchaikovsky
These men frequented the house of Joakim, and all that hand any maters of judgment came to them.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version | Various
British Dictionary definitions for frequent
recurring at short intervals
constant or habitual
(tr) to visit repeatedly or habitually
- frequentable, adjective
- frequenter, noun
- frequently, adverb
- frequentness, noun
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