frantic


frantic
/fran"tik/, adj.
1. desperate or wild with excitement, passion, fear, pain, etc.; frenzied.
2. Archaic. insane; mad.
[1325-75; ME frantik, frenetik < OF frenetique < L phreneticus delirious < Gk phrenetikós. See FRENZY, -TIC]
Syn. 1. overwrought, agitated, frenzied, distraught.

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Universalium. 2010.

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