delirious delirious  /dɪ ˈlɪ ri əs/


  1. (adj) experiencing delirium
  2. (adj) marked by uncontrolled excitement or emotion


  1. Operating a pitch of delirious precision, the movie is a rich, cartoonish dream: non-stop Op art, and a triumph of virtual virtuosity.
  2. I came home at 4 in the morning and was obviously delirious and had to get up to take my son to the dentist the next day.
  3. During rehearsals, which are gagged up to the limit by the cast, he sits amiably giggling at his delirious brain child.


  1. Sterling revival of 'Anything Goes' lights up Kennedy Center

    It's delicious, delirious and, yes (might as well get this cheap reference out of the way quickly), de-lovely.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Baltimore Sun

  2. Guided Method May Make Children Less Agitated After Sedation

    Most young children receiving dental anesthesia are administered sevoflurane, which is easy to use for children, but often causes them to "wake up" delirious and agitated. This study in Anesthesia Progress presents a new technique that reduced these undesirable effects and shortened recovery time in 90% of case studies. (PRWeb June 17, 2013) Read the full story at ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Flight 592 Passengers Delirious From Heat [Video]

    This is what happens if you leave passengers for 5 hours on a plane without snack, water or A/C. Flight 592 Passengers Delirious From Heat [Video] is a post from: The Inquisitr Flight 592 Passengers Delirious From Heat [Video] is a post from: The Inquisitr
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Inquisitr


  1. "I don't know what kind of test they're going to do with Baby because he's a little delirious half the time anyway," Rivers said. "I don't know how he's going to pass a test. I'm worried about that."
    on May 26, 2010 By: Doc Rivers Source: USA Today

  2. "I'm a little delirious. I've been up for about 40 hours straight. But I've got it in my hands now and it feels good," said Mann, adding that he has written more than 40 songs about the console for his gaming Web site,
    on Nov 19, 2006 By: Jonathan Mann Source: FOX News

  3. "I thought Isner was getting delirious and was worried for his health," McEnroe said after watching his fellow American barely being able to put one foot in front of the other between points.
    on Jun 24, 2010 By: John McEnroe Source: Toronto Star

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