Meaning of “seldom” in the English Dictionary

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"seldom" in British English

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seldomadverb

uk /ˈsel.dəm/ 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.

(Definition of “seldom” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"seldom" in American English

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seldomadverb

us /ˈsel·dəm/

almost never:

I seldom drive my car into the city.

(Definition of “seldom” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)