how to pronounce frantic


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the above transcription of frantic is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

frantic is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of frantic in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… have to enjoy the frantic shorter days …”

meanings of frantic


  1. Insane, mentally unstable.
  2. Extremely energetic.
  3. In a state of panic, worry, frenzy or rush.


  1. A person who is insane or mentally unstable, madman.

frantic frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word frantic occurs in english on average 4.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics frantic can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that frantic can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

words that rhyme with frantic


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