Meaning of “frantic” - Learner’s Dictionary


adjective uk us /ˈfræntɪk/

done in a fast and excited way and not calm or organized:

a frantic search

very worried or frightened:

frantic calls for help
I got home to find Joe frantic with worry.
frantically adverb

Laura was searching frantically for her keys.

(Definition of “frantic” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)