Associations to the word «Frantic»


FRANTIC, adjective. (now rare) Insane, mentally unstable.
FRANTIC, adjective. In a state of panic, worry, frenzy or rush.
FRANTIC, adjective. Extremely energetic

Dictionary definition

FRANTIC, adjective. Excessively agitated; distraught with fear or other violent emotion; "frantic with anger and frustration"; "frenetic screams followed the accident"; "a frenzied look in his eye".
FRANTIC, adjective. Marked by uncontrolled excitement or emotion; "a crowd of delirious baseball fans"; "something frantic in their gaiety"; "a mad whirl of pleasure".

Wise words

Words - so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them.
Nathaniel Hawthorne