frequently frequently  /f ˈri kwənt li/

Definition(s):

  • (adv) many times at short intervals

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Again, that's in people who are eating fish very frequently and eating fish that are generally high in mercury.
  2. But in pursuing this deadly enemy, the Americans are frequently guilty of excesses that are turning ordinary Iraqis into foes.
  3. The shirts were strange but playful, aggressively designed affairs, frequently sporting simian motifs and obscure echoes of the 1968 sci-fi classic movie Planet of the Apes.

News

  1. Hospital CEO Bonuses Reward Volume and Growth

    Like hospital leaders everywhere, the people running Valley Medical Center in Renton, Wash., talk frequently about the need to control soaring medical costs. "We are working to reduce the overall cost of health care and to transform health care delivery," Lisa Jensen, chairwoman of the hospital's board of trustees, said last year.        
    on June 17, 2013     Source: ABC News

  2. FYI WIRZ: Tony Stewart and Kasey Kahne Enjoy NASCAR and NFL Promotion

    NASCAR Sprint Cup drivers are frequently filmed behind the wheel of specially prepared fast race cars, but all have appearance duty beyond their driving time for the sanction, sponsors and racetracks. In advance of the Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway on July 6, Tony Stewart and Kasey Kahne flew into Florida to add their national stature to area promotions a few weeks before the ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

  3. Study: 1 in 3 college students use test-cramming drugs

    Federal studies show as many as 1 in 3 college students frequently use easy to get stimulants without prescriptions to stay awake cramming for exams.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: WABC-TV New York

Quotes

  1. "My fear of planes is legendary and sadly true," Kornheiser said. "When I looked at the upcoming schedule it was the perfect storm that would've frequently moved me from bus to air. I kept looking at the schedule the past month and wanted to...
    on May 18, 2009 By: Tony Kornheiser Source: New York Daily News

  2. "I had frequently urged the political parties including the Maoists to find an appropriate way out of the present deadlock and forge a consensus. But no agreement has been reached so far," Nepal said. "As it would be inappropriate to further...
    on Jun 30, 2010 By: Madhav Kumar Nepal Source: The Associated Press

  3. "We are likely going to have to become accustomed to evacuating more frequently than when we were younger," Jindal said.
    on Sep 8, 2008 By: Bobby Jindal Source: Houston Chronicle

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