frenzied

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adjective fren·zied \ˈfren-zēd\

Definition of frenzied

  1. :  feeling or showing great or abnormal excitement or emotional disturbance frenzied dancing

frenziedly

adverb

Examples of frenzied in a Sentence

  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

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First Known Use of frenzied

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FRENZIED Defined for English Language Learners

frenzied

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Definition of frenzied for English Language Learners

  • : very excited or upset


FRENZIED Defined for Kids

frenzied

adjective fren·zied \ˈfren-zēd\

Definition of frenzied for Students

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



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