Oftentimes in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Oftentimes

(chiefly US) Frequently | (chiefly US) Repeatedly (Can we add an example for this sense?)

Short Example Sentences for Oftentimes

  • 1. And oftentimes the one leads to the other. 🔊
  • 2. Sir Lancelot oftentimes disguised himself. 🔊
  • 3. Poets were her slaves, and oftentimes philosophers were caught in her toils. 🔊
  • 4. And in this manner did they oftentimes deceive the servant of God. 🔊
  • 5. And oftentimes he call'd her Primrose pearls prick'd in a blanket. 🔊
  • 6. Nay, oftentimes the shaper's labor is worth more than the thought he shapes. 🔊

How to use Oftentimes in Sentences?

  • 1. Half or more of the dorsum is oftentimes involved in the same stage of molt at once. 🔊
  • 2. The spirit of conversation is oftentimes more important than the ideas expressed. 🔊
  • 3. The remembrance of those childish reproaches haunts me yet oftentimes in my dreams. 🔊
  • 4. Muscatel raisins, eaten at dessert, will oftentimes without medicine relieve the bowels. 🔊
  • 5. But I am convinced that smaller offences are oftentimes more severely punished. 🔊
  • 6. The position of the satirist is oftentimes one which he would not have chosen had the election been left to himself. 🔊
  • 7. This unkindness is oftentimes unintentional, and due more to thoughtlessness than to deliberate hard-heartedness. 🔊
  • 8. A man's reputation oftentimes depends upon the success he has had in hiding his character. 🔊
  • 9. I have oftentimes been led to consider the relevancy of this chapter, and have finally decided to insert it. 🔊
  • 10. They could scarcely fail to win the favour of an audience; and then oftentimes they had the additional advantage of being delivered by himself. 🔊
  • 11. One very noticeable and oftentimes laughable peculiarity was his proneness to charge every thing that went wrong to the state of the weather. 🔊
  • 12. But the few enjoy their independence at the expense of those beneath them, and oftentimes by inflicting wrong and injustice upon their fellows. 🔊
  • 13. He had now begun to write for the journals, though oftentimes his articles were refused on account of their fierce assaults. 🔊
  • 14. As a consequence artificial irrigation has to be resorted to, or much of this fertile country would oftentimes be a desert. 🔊
  • 15. And then again to eat oftentimes Pistaches, Almonds, Custards, and Tansies, &c. 🔊
  • 16. Fancy is a blind and reckless leader; and it gave our hero oftentimes a command which his reason would not have permitted him to accept. 🔊
  • 17. Perhaps the witness is only suffering from that partisanship, so fatal to fair evidence, of which oftentimes the witness himself is not conscious. 🔊
  • 18. When we got out of the lagoon and went along shore, the sea was so high that the canoe was oftentimes very near being filled with water. 🔊
  • 19. He was never tired of laying in new stores, and he persistently refreshed his memory by running over books which he had read oftentimes before. 🔊
  • 20. The condors may oftentimes be seen at a great height, soaring over a certain spot in the most graceful spires and circles. 🔊
  • 21. They eat both animal and vegetable food, oftentimes diving deeply, and swimming far under water to find it. 🔊
  • 22. Men hurried from one spot to another trying to find protection where there was none; oftentimes masses of earth were blown in on top of them. 🔊
  • 23. Formerly, his lordship had been disposed to be lively, and oftentimes facetious; but now he was prodigiously grave, and almost sulky. 🔊
  • 24. Promissory notes under his hand, which are passed oftentimes upon buying goods: bought also at time, as in the first head. 🔊
  • 25. His poverty was such that he was oftentimes unable to obtain the music-paper with which to fasten the immortal thoughts that thronged through his brain. 🔊
  • 26. And verily it looks but sadly (although it oftentimes happens) when a Man and his Wife do contend about this. 🔊
  • 27. Alfred marvelled much, and oftentimes he said: "Our Harold is a wondrous huntsman. 🔊
  • 28. And that is a Text then, so full of matter that there is oftentimes three or four hours preacht upon it, before any of the Auditors be weary. 🔊
  • 29. We verily believe that oftentimes these habits originate in a burning and irritating sensation about the organs, caused by a want of thorough washing. 🔊