Meaning of “frantically” in the English Dictionary

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us /ˈfræn·tɪk·li/

frantically adverb (FAST)

in a very great hurry and often in a state of excitement or confusion:

Inside, decorators worked frantically to solve last-minute problems.

frantically adverb (WITH EMOTION)

with extreme emotion, esp. anxiety or fear:

With his heart pounding, Maurin frantically hollered through his two-way radio to a co-worker inside the building.

(Definition of “frantically” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)