3. Full; crowded; thronged. "'T is Caesar's will to have a frequent senate." (B. Jonson)
4. Often or commonly reported. "'T is frequent in the city he hath subdued The Catti and the Daci." (Massinger)
Origin: L. Frequens, -entis, crowded, frequent, akin to farcire to stuff: cf. F. Frequent. Cf. Farce.
1. To visit often; to resort to often or habitually. "He frequented the court of Augustus." (Dryden)
Origin: L. Frequentare: cf. F. Frequenter. See Frequent.
(01 Mar 1998)
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