What does feverish mean?

Definitions for feverish
ˈfi vər ɪʃfever·ish

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. feverish, hecticadjective

    marked by intense agitation or emotion

    "worked at a feverish pace"

  2. febrile, feverishadjective

    of or relating to or characterized by fever

    "a febrile reaction caused by an allergen"

  3. feverish, feverousadjective

    having or affected by a fever


  1. feverishadjective

    In the state of having a fever, to have an elevated body temperature.

    The illness made him feverish, so they applied cold compresses.

  2. feverishadjective

    filled with excess energy.

    He worked with feverish excitement.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Feverishadjective

    having a fever; suffering from, or affected with, a moderate degree of fever; showing increased heat and thirst; as, the patient is feverish

  2. Feverishadjective

    indicating, or pertaining to, fever; characteristic of a fever; as, feverish symptoms

  3. Feverishadjective

    hot; sultry

  4. Feverishadjective

    disordered as by fever; excited; restless; as, the feverish condition of the commercial world

Rap Dictionary

  1. feverish

    feverish means sickish sickish means goodish and you get the point

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of feverish in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of feverish in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of feverish in a Sentence

  1. George Bernard Shaw, Man and Superman, Epistle Dedicatory:

    This is the true joy in life, the being used for a purpose recognized by yourself as a mighty one; the being thoroughly worn out before you are thrown on the scrap heap; the being a force of Nature instead of a feverish selfish little clod of ailments and grievances complaining that the world will not devote itself to making you happy.

  2. Peter Crane:

    Institutions … continue to build cash at a feverish pace, no war chest is big enough for the coronavirus.

  3. Spiro Agnew:

    Some of the politicians in this country, in their feverish search for group acceptance, are ready to endorse tumultuous confrontation as a substitute for debate, and the most illogical and unfitting extensions of the Bill of Rights as protections for psychotic and criminal elements in our society. We have seen all too clearly that there are mennow in power in this countrywho do not represent authority, who cannot cope with tradition, and who believe that the people of America are ready to support revolution as long as it is done with a cultured voice and a handsome profile.

  4. Don Sodora:

    In the typical ways to contain these types of outbreaks, you want to identify the patients very quickly. You want to make sure that people who are feverish and have the disease do not leave an area, the hemorrhagic fever viruses have a number of issues that make them particularly problematic with regard to transmission. They have this initial period when people are infected but don't show symptoms, and that's a problem.

  5. Deborah Diamant:

    We will monitor the Department of Homeless Services’ (DHS) compliance with today’s order, and expect DHS to follow its legal obligations to ensure that our clients with disabilities and/or medical conditions are assigned to placements that best meet their needs, however, we are disappointed that we had to seek judicial intervention to force DHS to end its feverish rush to exit hotels and send individuals back to congregate shelters where they are at greater risk for contracting the virus that causes COVID-19.

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    relating to or involving money
    • A. lacerate
    • B. tantamount
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