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Definitions of oft

  1. many times at short intervals; "we often met over a cup of coffee" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. Often. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  3. Often; frequently. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  4. Poetic for often. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  5. Frequent; often; repeated. Webster Dictionary DB

Usage examples for oft

  1. Oft he comes open- mouth'd-" Why how now, Micio? – The Comedies of Terence by Publius Terentius Afer
  2. Jonson expressed with equal frankness his opinion of Drummond, to whom he said that he " was too good and simple, and that oft a man's modesty made a fool of his wit." – The Lure of the Camera by Charles S. Olcott