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frequent

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of frequent

  1. 1 appearing or occurring repeatedly from time to time <our local multiplex usually has frequent showings of blockbusters, with starting times about every half hour> Synonyms constant, regular, habitual, periodic, periodical, repeated, steadyRelated Words continual, intermittent, recurrent, recurring; cyclic (or cyclical); around-the-clock, hourly, round-the-clock, 24-7 (or 24/7); chronic, confirmed, inveterate; expected, usualNear Antonyms episodic (also episodical), occasional; unexpected, unusualAntonyms inconstant, infrequent, irregular

  2. 2 often observed or encountered <finches are frequent sights in this part of the country> Synonyms common or garden [chiefly British], commonplace, everyday, familiar, common, garden-variety, household, ordinary, quotidian, routine, ubiquitous, usualRelated Words normal, regular, standard; de rigueur, mandatory, obligatory; general, universal; ceaseless, constant, continual, continuous, incessant, unceasing; endemic, popular, prevailing, prevalent, rampant; perennial, recurrent, repeatedNear Antonyms aberrant, abnormal, irregular, unnatural; intermittent, occasional, sporadicAntonyms extraordinary, infrequent, rare, seldom, uncommon, unfamiliar, unusual




frequent

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of frequent

  1. to go to or spend time in often <like their counterparts elsewhere, the town's teenagers like to frequent the local malls> Synonyms affect, habituate, hang (at), haunt, resort (to), visit Related Words patronize; attend, take in; infest, invade, overrun, swarm; call (on or upon), drop by, drop in, pop (in), run (in), stop (in or by); camp (out in), sojourn (at), stay (at), stop (over), tarry (in) Near Antonyms dodge, duck, elude, escape, eschew, evade, shake Antonyms avoid, shun




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