oftenest

All Adverb Adjective Noun
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  • But oftenest he could only smile and say nothing. Cited from The story of Saint Stanislaus Kostka, by W.T. Kane
  • Let us begin with the horse -- one of the beasts which oftenest needs our protection. Cited from The History of a Mouthful of Bread, by Jean Mace
  • The suffrage issue was brought oftenest to his attention from then on until his final surrender. Cited from Jailed for Freedom, by Doris Stevens
  • But it is upon children that these fatal results oftenest fall. Cited from A Practical Physiology, by Albert F. Blaisdell
  • This may be called the staring way; and is that which has oftenest been put in practice against me. Cited from The Works of Charles and Mary Lamb, Vol. 2: Elia, by Charles Lamb
  • This spirit of obedience is the one finger-post found oftenest along this road. Cited from Quiet Talks on Following the Christ, by S. D. Gordon
  • Oftenest we ran down a steep place, and the impetus carried us up the opposite hill. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 12, No. 71, September, 1863, by Various
  • The animal took the direction which he had been oftenest used to take during my residence in London -- the northern road. Cited from Basil, by Wilkie Collins
  • I feel oftenest as if it were possibler to die one's self than to bring it into life. Cited from The Correspondence of Carlyle and Emerson, Vol II, Carlyle and Emerson
  • Oftenest I feel willing to go, were my time come. Cited from Thomas Carlyle, A Biography, by John Nichol
  • Men and women are under the influence of them both, but men oftenest undergo the former, and women the latter. Cited from Mrs. General Talboys, by Anthony Trollope
  • No doubt you must sometimes, and possibly oftenest, go more than half-way for the response to your humorous intention. Cited from Seven English Cities, by W. D. Howells
  • To wait and let things develop was the attitude he oftenest assumed. Cited from The Masquerader, by Katherine Cecil Thurston
  • The eyes oftenest betray the real character of a man, where all other signs fail. Cited from Only An Irish Boy, by Horatio Alger, Jr
  • These were the words which he read the oftenest. Cited from Phineas Finn, by Anthony Trollope
  • He has been judged oftenest and most unjustly, as men usually are, by those who knew him least. Cited from Brann The Iconoclast, William Cowper Brann
  • They are half-way between romance and history, with the balance oftenest in favor of truth. Cited from The Influence of Old Norse Literature on English Literature, by Nordby
  • The scene of his dreams and visions lay oftenest in the land of his birth. Cited from Frederick Chopin (Complete), Frederick Niecks
  • Her husband spoke oftenest, and suddenly some word of his dashed the smile from her face as if with a blow. Cited from The Mysterious Key And What It Opened,by L. Alcott
  • Other people came from the city, oftenest among them a tall, well-built young girl with large eyes set in a thin, pale face. Cited from Mother, by Maxim Gorky
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