frenzy has definitions from the field of psychiatry
[ noun ] (psychiatry) state of violent mental agitation

Used in print


This may be opera_bouffe now , but it will become more serious should the cold_war mount in frenzy .

(Brand Blanshard, "The Emotive Theory," Robert...)

There are signs that it has struggled for days to escape and that in a frenzy of hunger , pain , and fear , it has all_but eaten off its own leg .

(James Thurber, "The Future, If Any, of Comedy,"...)

`` The world that was once foot-loose and fancy-free '' , he said , `` has now become screw-loose and frenzy free .