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adjective frantic pronunciation in British English /ˈfræntɪk/
  1. done in a very urgent way

    frantic attempts to rescue people from the fire

    1. a.
      so worried or upset that you are not able to control your feelings

      By this time she’d been gone an hour and we were nearly frantic.

      Her parents are absolutely frantic with worry.

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 frantic pronunciation in British English /ˈfræntɪkli/ adverb

Everyone was frantically packing up their stuff.


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in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them

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