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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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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 Herbert: For the New Jersey politician, see Frank Herbert (politician). Frank Patrick Herbert, Jr. (October 8, 1920 – February 11, 1986) was an American science
  • Frank Zappa: "Zappa" redirects here. For other uses, see Zappa (disambiguation). Frank Vincent Zappa (December 21, 1940 – December 4, 1993) was an American musician
  • Frank Zappa discography: This is a list of albums by Frank Zappa, including all those credited to the Mothers of Invention. During his lifetime, Zappa released 62 albums. Since
  • Frank Gehry: Frank Owen Gehry, CC (born Frank Owen Goldberg; (1929 -02-28)28 February 1929) is a Canadian-born American architect, residing in Los Angeles. A number

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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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