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frantic definition

frantic


 
  Overview  of  adj  frantic 
 
  The  adj  frantic  has  2  senses  (first  2  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (10)  frantic,  frenetic,  phrenetic,  frenzied  --  (excessively  agitated;  transported  with  rage  or  other  violent  emotion;  "frantic  with  anger  and  frustration";  "frenetic  screams  followed  the  accident";  "a  frenzied  look  in  his  eye") 
  2.  (1)  delirious,  excited,  frantic,  mad,  unrestrained  --  (marked  by  uncontrolled  excitement  or  emotion;  "a  crowd  of  delirious  baseball  fans";  "something  frantic  in  their  gaiety";  "a  mad  whirl  of  pleasure") 
 
  Antonyms  of  adj  frantic 
 
  2  senses  of  frantic 
 
  Sense  1 
  frantic,  frenetic,  phrenetic,  frenzied 
 
  INDIRECT  (VIA  agitated)  ->  unagitated,  undisturbed 
 
  Sense  2 
  delirious,  excited,  frantic,  mad,  unrestrained 
 
  INDIRECT  (VIA  wild)  ->  tame 
 
  Similarity  of  adj  frantic 
 
  2  senses  of  frantic 
 
  Sense  1 
  frantic,  frenetic,  phrenetic,  frenzied 
  =>  agitated  (vs.  unagitated) 
 
  Sense  2 
  delirious,  excited,  frantic,  mad,  unrestrained 
  =>  wild  (vs.  tame) 
 
  Attributes  of  adj  frantic 
 
 
  Familiarity  of  adj  frantic 
 
  frantic  used  as  an  adjective  is  rare  (polysemy  count  =  2) 
 
  Grep  of  adj  frantic 
  frantic 
 
  Overview  of  adj  frantic 
 
  The  adj  frantic  has  2  senses  (first  2  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (10)  frantic,  frenetic,  phrenetic,  frenzied  --  (excessively  agitated;  transported  with  rage  or  other  violent  emotion;  "frantic  with  anger  and  frustration";  "frenetic  screams  followed  the  accident";  "a  frenzied  look  in  his  eye") 
  2.  (1)  delirious,  excited,  frantic,  mad,  unrestrained  --  (marked  by  uncontrolled  excitement  or  emotion;  "a  crowd  of  delirious  baseball  fans";  "something  frantic  in  their  gaiety";  "a  mad  whirl  of  pleasure") 



frantic definition