Seldom meaning in English | Easy explanation | Indian dictionary

Seldom meaning in English: In this article, the meaning of the word ‘Seldom’ is explained in easy English with examples, along with its synonyms and antonyms.

Seldom’ pronunciation= seldəm, sel-dəm

Seldom meaning in English

‘Seldom’ means something that happens rarely.

1. Something that does not happen commonly or does not take place often.

Seldom- English meaning
hardly ever
now and then 


The word ‘Seldom’ acts as an adverb.

Sentences that can be formed using the word ‘Seldom’ are as follows.


▪ Now in the corona epidemic, children seldom get the chance to go out to play.

▪ I have seldom gone to my village for the last 6 years.

▪ There is seldom snowfall in India except in Jammu and Kashmir.

▪ I seldom smoke a cigarette.

▪ I seldom speak with my son about his study.

▪ I seldom ask my wife what is for dinner.

▪ He seldom uses his bicycle.

▪ We seldom use bad language in the office.

▪ I had seldom seen anything like Tajmahal before.

▪ My parents have seldom been at home for the last two months.

▪ An old seldom used bungalow collapsed last night in heavy rain.

▪ I have seldom seen such a tall building in my village.

‘Seldom’ other meanings

seldom bite= Rarely bites

barking dogs seldom bite= Barking dogs do not bite.

seldom time= Rarely time

seldom love= Rarely love

seldom feel blue= Hardly ever feel blue

seldom make history= Hardly ever make history

seldom seen= Rarely seen

seldomly= Hardly ever, rarely

seldom fatal= Rarely fatal

very seldom= Sometimes

seldom drinkable= Rarely drinkable

social seldom= Rarely social

seldom if ever= Hardly ever

‘Seldom’ Synonyms-antonyms

The synonyms of the word ‘Seldom’ are as follows.

hardly ever
not often
once in a while

The antonyms of the word ‘Seldom’ are as follows.



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