The DICT Development Group

Search for:
Search type:

Database copyright information
Server information

3 definitions found
 for frenzied
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Frenzied \Fren"zied\ (fr[e^]n"z[i^]d), p. p. & a.
     Affected with frenzy; frantic; maddened. -- Fren"zied*ly,
     [1913 Webster]
           The people frenzied by centuries of oppression.
     [1913 Webster]
           Up starting with a frenzied look.        --Sir W.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: affected with or marked by frenzy or mania uncontrolled
             by reason; "a frenzied attack"; "a frenzied mob"; "the
             prosecutor's frenzied denunciation of the accused"-
             H.W.Carter; "outbursts of drunken violence and manic
             activity and creativity" [syn: frenzied, manic]
      2: excessively agitated; distraught with fear or other violent
         emotion; "frantic with anger and frustration"; "frenetic
         screams followed the accident"; "a frenzied look in his eye"
         [syn: frantic, frenetic, phrenetic, frenzied]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  94 Moby Thesaurus words for "frenzied":
     Dionysiac, abandoned, amok, anarchic, angry, at fever pitch,
     bacchic, bellowing, berserk, blustering, blusterous, blustery,
     carried away, chaotic, corybantic, delirious, demoniac, desperate,
     distracted, ecstatic, enraptured, fanatical, febrile, feral,
     ferocious, feverish, fierce, frantic, frenetic, fulminating,
     furious, haggard, hectic, hellish, hog-wild, howling, hyperactive,
     hyperkinetic, hysteric, hysterical, in a transport, in hysterics,
     infatuated, infuriate, insane, insensate, intoxicated, intrusive,
     like one possessed, mad, madding, maenadic, maniac, maniacal,
     mindless, officious, orgasmic, orgastic, orgiastic, overanxious,
     overdesirous, overeager, overenthusiastic, overzealous,
     pandemoniac, perfervid, possessed, rabid, raging, ramping, ranting,
     ravening, raving, raving mad, ravished, rip-roaring, roaring,
     running mad, running wild, stark-raving mad, storming, stormy,
     tempestuous, transported, troublous, tumultuous, turbulent,
     ultrazealous, uncontrollable, uproarious, violent, wild, wild-eyed,

Contact=webmaster@dict.org Specification=RFC 2229