Etymology
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frequent (adj.)

mid-15c., "ample, profuse," from Old French frequent, or directly from Latin frequentem (nominative frequens) "often, regular, repeated; in great numbers, crowded, numerous, filled, full, populous," which is of uncertain origin. Watkins says probably from PIE *bhrekw- "to cram together," and compares Greek phrassein "to fence in," Latin farcire "to cram," But Beekes regards the connection to the Greek word as "quite uncertain." Meaning "common, usual" is from 1530s; that of "happening at short intervals, often recurring" is from c. 1600.

frequent (v.)

late 15c., "visit or associate with," from Old French frequenter "attend frequently; assemble, gather together," from Latin frequentare "visit regularly; do frequently, repeat; assemble in throngs," from frequentem (see frequent (adj.)). Meaning "visit often" is from 1550s. Related: Frequented; frequenter; frequenting.

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Definitions of frequent
1
frequent (v.)
do one's shopping at; do business with; be a customer or client of;
Synonyms: patronize / patronise / shop / shop at / buy at / sponsor
frequent (v.)
be a regular or frequent visitor to a certain place;
Synonyms: haunt
2
frequent (adj.)
coming at short intervals or habitually;
a frequent guest
frequent complaints
frequent (adj.)
frequently encountered;
a frequent (or common) error is using the transitive verb `lay' for the intransitive `lie'
From wordnet.princeton.edu