Definition of oft-times in English:



  • archaic or literary form of often
    • ‘Now oft-times this doesn't mean they are wrong.’
    • ‘The average salt water man can't do it, and oft-times he will fail to reach out to distant feeding fish.’
    • ‘This remarkably varied community of insects, birds, amphibians and animals all thrive in a beautiful but oft-times harsh environment.’
    • ‘This is notable in the oft-times casual way they dress.’
    • ‘What it showed was a typical Saturday night, and the dominant theme was drink and its oft-times dire consequences.’