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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
  • 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 J. Selke Trophy: QMJHL award given to the most gentlemanly player, see Frank J. Selke Memorial Trophy. The Frank J. Selke Trophy is awarded annually to the National Hockey
  • Frank Carson (ice hockey): 2011-01-02.  "Frank Reginald Carson statistics". Hockey Hall of Fame. Retrieved 2011-01-02.  Frank Carson's biography at Legends of Hockey Frank Carson's
  • Frank Lucas: Frank Lucas may refer to: Frank Lucas (Wyoming politician) (1876–1948), American governor Frank Lucas (Oklahoma politician) (born 1960), American legislator
  • 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 King: Frank King may refer to: Frank King (cartoonist) (1883–1969), American cartoonist Frank King (English cricketer) (1911–1996), English cricketer, played
  • Frank Williams: Frank Williams may refer to: Frank Williams (Formula One) (born 1942), British founder and manager of the Williams F1 Formula One team Frank Williams

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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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