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  • a smooth-textured sausage of minced beef or pork usually smoked; often served on a bread roll
  • a member of the ancient Germanic peoples who spread from the Rhine into the Roman Empire in the 4th century
  • exempt by means of an official pass or letter, as from customs or other checks
  • stamp with a postmark to indicate date and time of mailing
  • characterized by directness in manner or speech; without subtlety or evasion; "blunt talking and straight shooting"; "a blunt New England farmer"; "I gave them my candid opinion"; "forthright criticism"; "a forthright approach to the problem"; "tell me wh
  • clearly manifest; evident; "frank enjoyment"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a member of the ancient Germanic peoples who spread from the Rhine into the Roman Empire in the 4th century ,
  • a smooth-textured sausage of minced beef or pork usually smoked; often served on a bread roll

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Frank'


  • Frank: Frank may refer to: People Individuals : Frank (given name) Frank (surname) Groups of people : member of the medieval Germanic people, the Franks ...
  • Albert Bernhard Frank: Albert Bernhard Frank (January 17, 1839, Dresden - September 27, 1900, Berlin ) was a German biologist. He is credited with coining the ...
  • Frank's: Frank's may refer to: Frank's Red Hot , cayenne pepper hot sauce. Frank's Nursery & Crafts , defunct U.S. retailer-
  • Franks: The Franks (Franci or gens Francorum) were a confederation of Germanic tribes occupying land in the Lower and Middle Rhine in the 3rd ...
  • Frank Sinatra: Francis Albert "Frank" Sinatra. (s | ɨ | ˈ | n | ɑː | t | r | ə December 12, 1915 – May 14, 1998) was an American singer, actor, filmmaker, ...
  • Frank Zappa: Frank Vincent Zappa (December 21, 1940 – December 4, 1993) was an American musician, bandleader, songwriter, composer, recording engineer, ...
  • Anne Frank: Annelies Marie "Anne" Frank. (ɑnəˈlis ˈɑnə maˈri frɑŋk, anəliːs ˈanə maˈʁiː fʁaŋk, De-Annelies_Marie_Anne_Frank. ogg. 12 June 1929 – early ...

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Meaning of the Name 'Frank'


  • Meaning: Free: a free man. See also Francisco.
  • Origin: English
  • Gender: Male


'Frank' example sentence in quotations


* In the frank expression of conflicting opinions lies the greatest promise of wisdom in governmental action. - Louis D. Brandeis

* I'm always there to tell people that their life is not that bad. I wish it was easy to follow that advice It is important to our friends to believe that we are unreservedly frank with them, and important to friendship that we are not. - Mignon McLaughlin

* It is not wealth one asks for, but just enough to preserve one's dignity, to work unhampered, to be generous, frank and independent. - W. Somerset Maugham


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