Definition of 'frenetic'
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Example sentences containing 'frenetic'
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The pace is so frenetic that interesting things get passed by too quickly. The Sun (2016)Lower down the valley, the scene is less frenetic. Times, Sunday Times (2016)By early June the activity was frenetic. Times, Sunday Times (2016)How often in our frenetic world do we stop to look properly? Times, Sunday Times (2009)Who is to blame for this frenetic pace? Times, Sunday Times (2013)They were less exciting but also less frenetic. Times, Sunday Times (2012)More at home dealing with the less frenetic continental approach. The Sun (2009)There is a welcome absence of frenetic activity. Times, Sunday Times (2008)But how to find it in a frenetic modern world? Times, Sunday Times (2012)The second half was a little more frenetic as the pace quickened a step or two. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The frenetic activity masks a grim outlook for retailers. Times, Sunday Times (2008)She drives us to our hotel through a city heaving with frenetic activity. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The delay of almost a month meant that when work resumed it was at a frenetic pace. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Investors should resist the temptation to sell a stock because of frenetic activity around them. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Launched into an almighty whinge about the frenetic pace of both of our lives instead. Times, Sunday Times (2010)By any measure the pace has been frenetic. Times, Sunday Times (2009)We live in a frenetic world. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The pace is measured and far less frenetic than in Britain. Times, Sunday Times (2013)First, there is such a thing in our frenetic world as absolute peace. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There has been frenetic activity over the past few weeks at Faith as predators circled. Times, Sunday Times (2010)We could happily have spent a week there but after three days we were also pleased to be on our way somewhere a little less frenetic. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Nowadays, life is less frenetic for the 53-year-old. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Government in the 1940s and Fifties was a much less frenetic affair. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But how often in our frenetic modern world do we take the time to consider anything with such careful, scrupulous, meditative intensity? Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Used Occasionally. frenetic is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'frenetic'
British English: frenetic ADJECTIVE
If you describe an activity as frenetic, you mean that it is fast and energetic, but rather uncontrolled.
...the frenetic pace of life in a big city.
Definition of frenetic from the Collins English Dictionary
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