Often vs Oaten - What's the difference?

often | oaten |


As an adverb often

is frequently, many times.

As an adjective oaten is

made of oats.

often

English

Adverb

(en-adv)
  • Frequently, many times.
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    Synonyms

    * frequently * occasionally * usually

    Antonyms

    * infrequently * rarely * seldom

    Derived terms

    * as often as not

    oaten

    English

    Adjective

    (-)
  • Made of oats