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often

adverb
 
 
/ˈɒfən, ˈɒftən/
MANY TIMES A1 many times or regularly: I often see her there. He said I could visit as often as I liked. How often (= How many times) do you go to the gym? I don't see her very often.Frequency and regularity - general words
NORMALLY B2 If something often happens or is often true, it is normal for it to happen or it is usually true: Headaches are often caused by stress. Brothers and sisters often argue. December is often mild.Habitual and customary
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