- often; many times; at short intervals.
Origin of frequently
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repeatedly. See often.
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Examples from the Web for frequently
Yes, we do typically do better than Europe (and Canada, too, which is frequently awful on this score).How the PC Police Threaten Free Speech
January 9, 2015
His speeches, which he wrote himself, were frequently brilliant, even if they too often pointed backward instead of forward.President Cuomo Would’ve Been a Lion
January 2, 2015
But many I spoke to felt that even when the police were making arrests, they were frequently focused on the wrong issues.Ground Zero of the NYPD Slowdown
January 1, 2015
American intervention in Korea has frequently sparked protests, especially over film.Propaganda, Protest, and Poisonous Vipers: The Cinema War in Korea
December 30, 2014
Apparently, Shakespeare coined 1,700 words, from the frequently used (excitement) to the should-be-more frequently used (spewed).Biking With the Bard
December 28, 2014
For that matter she frequently went to all three the same day.
This day her thoughts were on Peter frequently because she intended to see him that night.
The officers, haggard but tireless, aroused them frequently.The Story of the Malakand Field Force
Sir Winston S. Churchill
From that time her anger was frequently restrained by the sight or the mention of the book.The Dream
Female performers are frequently expected to drink with the patrons.Government by the Brewers?
Word Origin and History for frequently
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