What does the word oftentimes mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • At frequent times. ofttimes.

Usage examples for oftentimes

  1. Oftentimes, also, there will be a call made upon the employment department for some one with special ability to undertake a certain task. – Analyzing Character by Katherine M. H. Blackford and Arthur Newcomb
  2. They are of various kinds; but the most simple, and oftentimes the most useful, that can be employed, is " Warm Water." – The Book of Household Management by Mrs. Isabella Beeton
  3. There are oftentimes there coins of gold, but they come out of foreign countries; whereof there is no ordinary valuation, but they pass according to the agreement of merchants. – The Discovery of Muscovy etc. by Richard Hakluyt