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    Definition of oftener in English Dictionary

  • AdverbBFoftenCOMmore oftenSUPmost oftenSUPoftenestSUF-er
    1. more often.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • Revivalists often regard classic soul as a museum piece, stiff and untweakable.
        • Among ethnologists what is certainly an idiographic approach is often pursued with the most ascetic toughmindedness. Where fact reigns supreme, any attempt at theory may appear tenderminded.
        • Engineers manually optimizing a structure using simulation software often employ an iterative approach where in each iteration they change the structure slightly and resimulate.
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • Often used with the studio is the egg-crate, which minimizes side spill and does make the beam a bit more controllable.
        • Often found in the phrase You scratch my back and I'll scratch yours.
      3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • At higher altitudes you need to breathe your horse more often.
        • Her mother laid it on thick, telling her to call home more often.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Adverbs
        • Morphemes
          • Suffixes
            • Words by suffix
              • Words suffixed with -er

        Other Vocabulary

        Look-Alike Words
        1. en softener
        2. en often
        3. en outener
        Source: Wiktionary
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        Meaning of oftener for the defined word.

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