Definition of oftentimes adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈɒfntaɪmz//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈɔːfntaɪmz//
, NAmE//ˈɑːfntaɪmz//
; BrE BrE//ˈɒftəntaɪmz//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈɔːftəntaɪmz//
, NAmE//ˈɑːftəntaɪmz//
(old use or North American English)
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often Word Origin late Middle English: extended form of oft-times, influenced by often.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: oftentimes