The definition of a frenzy is wild, chaotic or out-of-control behavior.(noun)
An example of a frenzy is the behavior of fans after their team wins a big game.
See frenzy in Webster's New World College Dictionary
noun pl. frenzies
Origin: ME frenesie < OFr < ML phrenesia < L phrenesis < LGr phrenēsis < Gr phrenitis, madness, inflammation of the brain < phrēn, mind: see phrenetic
See frenzy in American Heritage Dictionary 4
noun pl. fren·zies
Origin: Middle English frenesie
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , from Medieval Latin phrenēsia
Origin: , from Latin phrenēsis
Origin: , back-formation from phrenēticus, delirious; see frenetic.
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