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frequently

EN[ˈfɹiː.kwənt.li]
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    Definition of frequently in English Dictionary

  • AdverbCOMmore frequentlySUPmost frequentlySUF-ly
    1. At frequent intervals.
      1. As we age, the major arteries of our bodies frequently become thickened with plaque, a fatty material with an oatmeal-like consistency that builds up along the inner lining of blood vessels. The reason plaque forms isn’t entirely known, but it seems to be related to high levels of cholesterol inducing an inflammatory response, which can also attract and trap more cellular debris over time.
    2. (mathematics, of a sequence) For infinitely many terms of the sequence.
    3. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • but as President he frequently shoots himself in the foot. Some of his erroneous public statements are dillies.
        • Although obstruction may occur at any point in the pharynx, it is most frequently observed in either the retropalatal and/or the retroglossal regions [ 57 ].
        • That’s less the fault of composers than of directors, who commonly prescore their films with temporary music during editing, then frequently expect the final score to emulate that “temp track.”
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • Frequently used PVP approaches include the pedicular, parapedicular, anterolateral, and posterolateral approaches.
      3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • Statistics show that political candidates that greatly outspend their opponents win more frequently.
        • It's a popular product, and they have to replenish their stock of it frequently.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Adverbs
        • Time adverbs
          • Frequency adverbs
        • Morphemes
          • Suffixes
            • Words by suffix
              • Words suffixed with -ly
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        Meaning of frequently for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "frequently" is an adverb, more specifically, a time adverb. It's also a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe.
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