adverb. ['ˈɔft'] many times at short intervals.
1. Adverb Who hath not seen thee oft amid thy store?
1. Still round the corner there may wait A new road or a secret gateAnd though I oft have passed them by A day will come at last when IShall take the hidden paths that run West of the Moon, East of the Sun. - J.R.R. Tolkien 2. Oft hope is born when all is forlorn. - J.R.R. Tolkien, The Return of the King 3. The evil that men do lives after them;The good is oft interred with their bones. - William Shakespeare, Julius Caesar