Word:   
Definitions of panic:
  • noun:   an overwhelming feeling of fear and anxiety
  • noun:   sudden mass fear and anxiety over anticipated events
    Example: "Panic in the stock market"
  • verb:   cause sudden fear in or fill with sudden panic
    Example: "The mere thought of an isolation cell panicked the prisoners"
  • verb:   be overcome by a sudden fear
    Example: "The students panicked when told that final exams were less than a week away"

Related words...
Related quotations...
Descriptive words...

Search for panic at other dictionaries: OneLook, Oxford, American Heritage, Merriam-Webster, Wikipedia

See panic used in context: 357 poetry verses, 1 quotation, 18 definitions

Help  Advanced  Feedback  Android  iPhone/iPad  API  Blog  Privacy

Copyright © 2020 Datamuse