FRENZY's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of frenzy
Definition:
n. temporary madness or delirium
n. a state of wild activity or panic
Example:
The media frenzy is over, but the problem lingers on.
By spreading its doorbuster specials over five days this year, Walmart may have thought it was sounding the death knell for the annual shopping frenzy known as Black Friday.
Sentence in Classic:
It was sheer frenzy of this sort which made him throw his hands up into the air when his father, at their last interview, was goading him on to propose to Miss Turner.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
The result was that he came straight away in a state bordering on frenzy, and has remained in the same state, kneeling at the end of her bed, until this morning death put an end to her sufferings.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Next he rose on his hind feet and pranced around, in a frenzy of enjoyment, with his head over his shoulder and his voice proclaiming his unappeasable happiness.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain Context
Both of them, repeating over and over again the same strained movement, were in a perfect frenzy of toil, and were incapable of shifting their position and at the same time watching what was before them.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
She magnanimously kept the princess out of their way; the latter had been reduced to a state of tearful frenzy by the news of the proposed marriage.
Fathers and Children By Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev Context
During my first experiment, a kind of enthusiastic frenzy had blinded me to the horror of my employment; my mind was intently fixed on the consummation of my labour, and my eyes were shut to the horror of my proceedings.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context
Prissy clawed at her in a frenzy of fright and Scarlett, turning, saw that her eyes were rolling in her head.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
And as he felt the frenzy of her achieving her own orgasmic satisfaction from his hard, erect passivity, he had a curious sense of pride and satisfaction.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H Lawrence Context
In the meantime, Thenardier, whom we shall henceforth call by no other name, was pacing up and down in front of the table in a sort of frenzy and wild triumph.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo Context
The acceptance of the death agony in the flower of youth and in the flush of health turns intrepidity into frenzy.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor Hugo Context
Nay, she flies into the woodland under feigned Bacchic influence, assumes a greater guilt, arouses a greater frenzy, and hides her daughter in the mountain coverts to rob the Teucrians of their bridal and stay the marriage torches.
The Aeneid By Virgil Context