Oft meaning

ôft, ŏft
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Oft is defined as short for often.

An example of oft is a poem referencing a voice often heard; the oft-heard voice.

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Often. Often used in combination.

His oft-expressed philosophy; oft-repeated tales.

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An oft-heard expression.

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Origin of oft

  • Middle English from Old English upo in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition