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frantic

adjective

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1 feeling overwhelming fear or worry
  • the frantic parents were searching all over the fairgrounds for their lost child

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2 marked by great and often stressful excitement or activity
  • the holiday season seems to be moving along at a frantic pace

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The first known use of frantic was in the 14th century

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“Frantic.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/frantic. Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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