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"frequent" in British English

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frequentadjective

uk   /ˈfriː.kwənt/  us   /ˈfriː.kwənt/
B1 happening often: a frequent visitor to the US A frequent criticism of the proposal has been its high cost. The most frequent cause of death is heart disease. The attacks were increasingly frequent and serious.

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frequentverb [T]

uk   /frɪˈkwent/  us   /ˈfriː.kwənt/ formal
to be in or visit a particular place often: a bar frequented by criminals
(Definition of frequent from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"frequent" in American English

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frequentadjective

 us   /ˈfri·kwənt/
happening often; common: She makes frequent trips home to Beijing.
frequently
adverb  us   /ˈfri·kwənt·li/
I frequently disagree with him. I moved much more frequently than I wanted to.

frequentverb [T]

 us   /friˈkwent, ˈfri·kwənt/
to often be in or often visit a particular place: They go to clubs frequented by artists.
(Definition of frequent from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"frequent" in Business English

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frequentadjective

uk   us   /ˈfriːkwənt/
happening or doing something often: A frequent criticism of the proposal has been its high cost. Thomas is a frequent presenter at trade conventions.
frequently
adverb
He meets with his manager less frequently than he would like.
(Definition of frequent from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “frequent”
in Korean 빈번한…
in Arabic مُتَكَرِّر…
in Malaysian sering…
in French fréquent…
in Russian частый…
in Chinese (Traditional) 頻繁發生的, 常見的…
in Italian frequente, assiduo…
in Turkish sık sık, sık görülen/olan, alışılmış…
in Polish częsty…
in Spanish frecuente, habitual…
in Vietnamese thường xuyên, hay xảy ra…
in Portuguese frequente…
in Thai ซึ่งเป็นประจำ…
in German häufig…
in Catalan freqüent, assidu…
in Japanese 頻繁な…
in Chinese (Simplified) 频繁发生的, 常见的…
in Indonesian sering…
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“frequent” in British English

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