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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 "Anne" Frank (Dutch pronunciation: [ɑnəˈlis maːˈri ˈɑnə ˈfrɑŋk], German: [ʔanəliːs maˈʁiː
  • 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 Hoffmann: Frank or Francis Hoffmann may also refer to: Frank A. Hoffmann, politician Frank Hoffmann (actor) (born 1938), German-Austrian actor Francis Hoffmann (1822–1903)
  • Frank Patrick: Frank Patrick may refer to: Frank Patrick (running back) Frank Patrick (quarterback) Frank Patrick (ice hockey)
  • Frank Williams: Frank Williams may refer to: Frank Williams (baseball) (1958–2009), American baseball player Frank Williams (basketball) (born 1980), American professional
  • Frank Hopkins: British naval officer, see Frank Hopkins (Royal Navy officer). For the English cricketer, see Frank Hopkins (cricketer). Frank Hopkins (1865 – 1951) was
  • Frank Sinatra Conducts the Music of Alec Wilder: Frank Sinatra Conducts the Music of Alec Wilder is an album of compositions by Alec Wilder, conducted by Frank Sinatra, released in 1946. The original

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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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