All Adverb Noun
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  • I told her you would visit her the oftener when I was gone. Cited from The Rector of St. Mark's, by Mary J. Holmes
  • He is often young, more often boy than girl, oftener young man than young woman. Cited from A Library Primer, by John Cotton Dana
  • His mother said he got hurt oftener than all the others put together. Cited from My Antonia, by Willa Sibert Cather
  • She had thought about him since; indeed she had done so oftener than she knew. Cited from The Lure of the North, by Harold Bindloss
  • Perhaps it would be for the best if you did not meet her oftener than possible. Cited from Story of Chester Lawrence, by Nephi Anderson
  • He did not call her into the study, he went out oftener of an evening. Cited from A Little Girl in Old Salem, by Amanda Minnie Douglas
  • I hope I shall have such oftener than once or twice a year. Cited from Autobiography and Letters of Orville Dewey, D.D., by Orville Dewey
  • Towards the end there was one who came a lot oftener than the others. Cited from The Hampstead Mystery, by John R. Watson and Arthur J. Rees
  • It should not be applied oftener than once in four or five years. Cited from The First Book of Farming, by Charles L. Goodrich
  • I do not go into the open air any oftener than a prisoner might. Cited from The Inside Story Of The Peace Conference, by Emile Joseph Dillon
  • Perhaps if he knew what hard luck they were having he would write oftener. Cited from Good Cheer Stories Every Child Should Know, by Various
  • I was oftener on the water than on the land in those days. Cited from London Pride, by M. E. Braddon
  • He allowed his father to go alone oftener than he would accompany him. Cited from The Southerner, by Thomas Dixon
  • This night of all nights she found his eyes upon her oftener than usual. Cited from Mrs. Overtheway's Remembrances, by Juliana Horatia Ewing
  • She thought he might have met her a little oftener, seeing they were so soon to part. Cited from Olive, by Dinah Maria Craik (AKA Dinah Maria Mulock)
  • Sometimes she looked up at the sky, but oftener she looked down at the ground. Cited from Tell Me Another Story, by Carolyn Sherwin Bailey
  • I wish you would come and see him a little oftener. Cited from Stephen Archer and Other Tales,by George MacDonald
  • In my own practice I certainly do put them to bed now much oftener than formerly. Cited from Fat and Blood, by S. Weir Mitchell
  • It has already been said oftener than there is any occasion for. Cited from Deep Down, a Tale of the Cornish Mines, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • Now comes the summer, and their secret meetings went on oftener than before. Cited from The Story of Burnt Njal, by Anonymous
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Meaning of oftener

  • adverb More often or more frequently