frantic
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frantic(
frahn
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tihk
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. frenético
Sarah was running at a frantic pace towards the station, as her train was due to leave in five minutes.Sarah estaba yendo a la estación a un paso frenético, ya que su tren estaba apunto de irse en cinco minutos.
When my brother could no longer take the frantic hustle of Wall Street, he came home to be a farmer.Cuando mi hermano ya no soportó más el bullicio frenético de Wall Street, regresó a casa para ser granjero.
b. desesperado
Deidre was getting frantic because her son still hadn't come home.Deidre estaba desesperada porque su hijo todavía no había llegado a casa.
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frantic
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (rush, pace)
a. frenético(a)
frantic with worryangustiado(a)
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frantic [ˈfræntɪk]
adjective
[+activity, pace] frenético; (desperate) [+need, desire, person] desesperado
she was frantic with worry estaba loca de inquietud; to drive sb frantic sacar a algn de quicio
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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