Oftenness Of"ten*ness, n. Frequency. --Hooker. [1913 Webster]

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  • oftenness — n. frequency, regularity …   English contemporary dictionary

  • oftenness — of·ten·ness …   English syllables

  • oftenness — noun the number of occurrences within a given time period the frequency of modulation was 40 cycles per second the frequency of his seizures increased as he grew older • Syn: ↑frequency, ↑frequence • Derivationally related forms: ↑frequent ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • often — oftenness, n. /aw feuhn, of euhn; awf teuhn, of /, adv. 1. many times; frequently: He visits his parents as often as he can. 2. in many cases. adj. 3. Archaic. frequent. [1300 50; ME oftin, var. before vowels of ofte OFT] Syn. 1, 2. repeatedly,… …   Universalium

  • commonness — Synonyms and related words: Attic simplicity, accustomedness, averageness, banality, banalness, baseness, chasteness, classical purity, cliche, coarseness, common occurrence, commonality, commonplaceness, confirmedness, conventionality, corniness …   Moby Thesaurus

  • incidence — Synonyms and related words: accident, amount, coming to be, common occurrence, commonness, contingency, contingent, degree, event, eventuality, eventuation, extent, frequence, frequency, habitualness, materialization, number, occurrence,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • prevalence — Synonyms and related words: abundance, acceptance, accustomedness, affluence, ample sufficiency, ampleness, amplitude, ascendancy, avalanche, averageness, bon ton, bonanza, bountifulness, bountiousness, bumper crop, common occurrence, commonality …   Moby Thesaurus

  • frequency — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Repeated occurrence Nouns frequency, oftenness; repetition, recurrence, persistence; perse verance; prevalence; continuance; oscillation. Verbs do frequently; do nothing but, keep on, continue (see… …   English dictionary for students

  • Frequency — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Frequency >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 frequency frequency oftness oftenness commonness Sgm: N 1 repetition repetition &c. 104 Sgm: N 1 normality normality &c. 80 Sgm: N 1 example examp …   English dictionary for students

  • frequence — n. state of being frequent; frequency, number of occurrences within a given period of time, oftenness …   English contemporary dictionary

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