Noun panic has 2 senses
  1. panic, terror - an overwhelming feeling of fear and anxiety
    --1 is a kind of fear, fearfulness, fright
    Derived forms: verb panic2, verb panic1
  2. panic, scare - sudden mass fear and anxiety over anticipated events; "panic in the stock market"; "a war scare"; "a bomb scare led them to evacuate the building"
    --2 is a kind of anxiety, anxiousness
    --2 has particulars: red scare
    Derived form: verb panic2
,Verb panic has 2 senses
  1. panic - be overcome by a sudden fear; "The students panicked when told that final exams were less than a week away"
    --1 is one way to
    fear, dread
    Derived form: noun panic1
    Sample sentence:
    Sam and Sue panic
  2. panic - cause sudden fear in or fill with sudden panic; "The mere thought of an isolation cell panicked the prisoners"
    --2 is one way to
    terrify, terrorize, terrorise
    Derived forms: noun panic1, noun panic2
    Sample sentence:
    The bad news will panic him