noun, plural fren·zies.
verb (used with object), fren·zied, fren·zy·ing.
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Origin of frenzy
SYNONYMS FOR frenzy
OTHER WORDS FROM frenzyfren·zi·ly, adverb
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Example sentences from the Web for frenzy
Meanwhile, right-wing groups from the Proud Boys to the Michigan Militia could join an explosive frenzy.
Foxx has yet to fully explain the series of events, which has only fed the media frenzy around the case.As Trump Calls for Law and Order, Can Chicago’s Top Prosecutor Beat the Charge That She’s Soft on Crime?|by Mick Dumke|September 4, 2020|ProPublica
That conspiracy-fueled frenzy was propelled in part by credulous mainstream news coverage, and by false accusations and even convictions of day-care owners.Evangelicals are looking for answers online. They’re finding QAnon instead.|Abby Ohlheiser|August 26, 2020|MIT Technology Review
In the Philippines, it has set off a frenzy as the 7-foot-2 18-year-old moves one step closer to becoming the first Philippines-born player in the NBA.
Although only one recession saw the bona fide busting of a frenzy, all six included bear markets.The champ’s big comeback: Why beaten-down value stocks are poised to thrive|Shawn Tully|August 18, 2020|Fortune
I am scared that, like me, they will arrive and see a frenzy of disorganization, fear and, most frightening, quarantine.
The media goes into a frenzy when egregious examples of bad mothers occur, like Susan Smith or Casey Anthony.Postpartum Stigma: Why My Patient Committed Suicide|Jean Kim|August 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Republicans have been in a frenzy since realizing that the IRS was missing two years of Lerner emails.House Republicans Take on John Koskinen: Scenes From an IRS Sideshow|Tim Mak|June 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Arriving at the Melody Ballroom, the atmosphere was a frenzy of joy, jubilation and holy bedlam.
In a frenzy of activity, he set to work filling the wall of his studio.
The smooth, regular flow of the pen over the paper roused Katherine to a frenzy of exasperation.A Rock in the Baltic|Robert Barr
No; what was alarming at Poor Luck Barrens was not a frenzy of insanity—it was the delirium of pneumonia.Billy Topsail, M.D.|Norman Duncan
Heywood sprang to intervene, in the same instant that the disturber of trade swept his arm down in frenzy.Dragon's blood|Henry Milner Rideout
A species of frenzy had seized on the spectators, and all bid furiously; the girl was still weeping.The Buccaneer Chief|Gustave Aimard
"Suttenly I'll done kill him," screamed the boy in a a frenzy of rage.Si Klegg, Book 4 (of 6)|John McElroy