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English definition of “frantic”

frantic

adjective (HURRIED)    /ˈfræn.tɪk/ US  /-t̬ɪk/
C2 done or arranged in a hurry and a state of excitement or confusion : Share prices have soared to a new all-time high in a day of frantic trading on the stock market . Rescuers were engaged in a frantic all-night effort to reach the survivors before their supply of air ran out.Hurrying and doing things quicklyBusy and active
(Definition of frantic adjective (HURRIED) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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