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seldom

adverb uk   us   /ˈsel.dəm/
B2 almost never: Now that we have a baby, we seldom get the chance to go to the cinema.formal Seldom do we receive any apology when mistakes are made.
Translations of “seldom”
in Arabic نادِرا…
in Korean 좀처럼 -않는…
in Malaysian jarang-jarang…
in French rarement…
in Turkish nadiren, seyrek, pek az…
in Italian di rado…
in Chinese (Traditional) 很少, 幾乎從來沒有…
in Russian редко…
in Polish rzadko…
in Vietnamese hiếm khi…
in Spanish rara vez…
in Portuguese raramente, raras vezes…
in Thai นาน ๆ ครั้ง, ไม่บ่อย…
in German selten…
in Catalan rarament…
in Japanese ほとんど~ない, めったに~ない…
in Indonesian jarang…
in Chinese (Simplified) 很少, 几乎从来没有…
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