What does the word frantic mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Frantically.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Wildly excited; frenzied.

Usage examples for frantic

  1. Sunday had come; Bettina had made a good dinner, but she had been frantic all through the day. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  2. The old man actually broke into a frantic run in covering the last half block. – Jane Cable by George Barr McCutcheon
  3. Sometimes it is worse than this, and you feel simply frantic. – Pixie O'Shaughnessy by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey