panically

adverb
pan·​i·​cal·​ly | \ -nə̇k(ə)lē \

Definition of panically

: in a manner suggesting panic his voice went up almost panically at the end— R. M. Coates

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History and Etymology for panically

obsolete English panical of panic (from English panic entry 2 + -al) + English -ly

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“Panically.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/panically. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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