Definition of frenzied
: feeling or showing great or abnormal excitement or emotional disturbance frenzied dancing
Examples of frenzied in a Sentence
The screams of the fans grew more frenzied as the concert progressed.
the frenzied scene at the mall in the final week before Christmas
Recent Examples of frenzied from the Web
The late-night announcement capped a day of frenzied, last-minute decision-making by the president, exposing deep and lingering divisions within his administration about how to deal with a top national security issue.
While there has not been frenzied speculation about the governor's race, Democrats note their talent was on full display earlier this year when two rising stars, O'Rourke and Castro, both seriously considered the Senate race.
The shock of what was unfolding prompted frenzied live coverage on cable news.
So far, this frenzied, unpredictable offseason has seen the rich get richer and the East get decimated as playoff teams scrambled to keep up.
There are times of the year where life gets a little frenzied, and others where everything slows down.
The frenzied activity is focused on one goal: Getting dispensaries ready to start selling recreational marijuana Saturday in Nevada, largely to tourists.
But pets who are fearful of fireworks can respond with full-blown panic, jumping through windows or over fences in a frenzied attempt to escape the scary sounds.
And on a frenzied Friday, this offseason became all about their general manager.
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First Known Use of frenzied
FRENZIED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of frenzied for English Language Learners
: very excited or upset
FRENZIED Defined for Kids
Definition of frenzied for Students
: very excited and upset One day he heard frenzied horn-honking and screaming. — Jerry Spinelli, Maniac Magee
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