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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: Frank (given name) Frank (surname) A member of the medieval Germanic people, the Franks French people ancestors Crusaders in medieval
  • Anne Frank: For other uses, see Anne Frank (disambiguation). Annelies Marie Frank (German pronunciation: [ʔanəliːs maˈʁiː ˈʔanə ˈfʁaŋk]; Dutch pronunciation: [ʔɑnəˈlis
  • Barney Frank: Barnett "Barney" Frank (born March 31, 1940) is a former American politician and board member of the New York-based Signature Bank. He previously served
  • Frank Herbert: For the New Jersey politician, see Frank Herbert (politician). Frank Patrick Herbert, Jr. (October 8, 1920 – February 11, 1986) was an American science
  • Jerome Frank: article is about the jurist. For the psychiatrist, see Jerome Frank (psychiatrist). Jerome New Frank (September 10, 1889 – January 13, 1957) was an American
  • Otto Frank: For the physiologist of the same name, see Otto Frank (physiologist). Otto Heinrich "Pim" Frank (12 May 1889 – 19 August 1980) was a German-born Swiss
  • Ilya Frank: For other uses, see Frank (disambiguation). Ilya Mikhailovich Frank (Russian: Илья́ Миха́йлович Франк) (23 October 1908 – 22 June 1990) was a Soviet winner
  • Frank Oz: Frank Oz (born Frank Richard Oznowicz; born May 25, 1944) is an English-born American puppeteer, filmmaker, and actor. His career began as a puppeteer
  • Robert Frank: For other people named Robert Frank, see Robert Frank (disambiguation). Robert Frank (born November 9, 1924) is an American photographer and documentary
  • Frank Sinatra Jr.: Francis Wayne "Frank" Sinatra (January 10, 1944 – March 16, 2016), professionally known as Frank Sinatra Jr., was an American singer, songwriter, and

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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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