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frenzied

adjective

: very excited or upset

Full Definition of FRENZIED

:  feeling or showing great or abnormal excitement or emotional disturbance <frenzied dancing>
fren·zied·ly adverb

Examples of FRENZIED

  1. The screams of the fans grew more frenzied as the concert progressed.
  2. <the frenzied scene at the mall in the final week before Christmas>

First Known Use of FRENZIED

1651
FRENZIED Defined for Kids

frenzied

adjective fren·zied \ˈfren-zēd\

Definition of FRENZIED for Kids

:  very excited and upset <One day he heard frenzied horn-honking and screaming. — Jerry Spinelli, Maniac Magee>

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