Thesaurus

frequent

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of frequent

(Entry 1 of 2)

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 for frequent

Words Related to frequent

Near Antonyms for frequent

Antonyms for frequent

2 often observed or encountered
  • finches are frequent sights in this part of the country

Synonyms for frequent

Words Related to frequent

Phrases Synonymous with frequent

Near Antonyms for frequent

Antonyms for frequent

frequent

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of frequent (Entry 2 of 2)

to go to or spend time in often
  • like their counterparts elsewhere, the town's teenagers like to frequent the local malls

Synonyms for frequent

Words Related to frequent

Near Antonyms for frequent

Antonyms for frequent

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About frequent

Time Traveler for frequent

Time Traveler

The first known use of frequent was in the 15th century

See more words from the same century

Thesaurus Entries Near frequent

frequency

frequent

frequented

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Frequent.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/frequent. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on frequent

Nglish: Translation of frequent for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of frequent for Arabic Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Odd Habits and Quirks

  • image1926873504
  • Which of the following best describes an easily irritated person?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!