feverish feverish  /ˈfi və rɪʃ/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) of or relating to or characterized by fever
  2. (adj) having or affected by a fever
  3. (adj) marked by intense agitation or emotion

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Our feverish planet badly needs a cure.
  2. In the span of a few days, Roosevelt, once America's youngest President and among its most vigorous, had become a feverish, at times delirious, invalid.
  3. There was feverish speculation in the corridors of the bureaucracy, as well as in the daily accounts of newspapers and TV news broadcasts.

News

  1. Ex-Pistons star Grant Hill supports wife Tamia at NYC concert

    A week after he retired from the NBA, Grant Hill celebrated with his wife as she performed for a feverish crowd in New York City on Saturday night.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Detroit Free Press

  2. Grant Hill: Supports wife at her NYC performance

    NEW YORK (AP) -- A week after he retired from the NBA, Grant Hill celebrated with his wife as she performed for a feverish crowd in New York City on Saturday night.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Berkshire Eagle

  3. Grant Hill supports wife Tamia at NYC concert

    NEW YORK (AP) -- A week after he retired from the NBA, Grant Hill celebrated with his wife as she performed for a feverish crowd in New York City on Saturday night.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: The Associated Press via Yahoo! Sports

Quotes

  1. "He played so hard," Coyotes coach Wayne Gretzky said of Doan. "He was competing at a feverish pitch. When he got the goal, it was a big pick-me-up for him."
    on Oct 30, 2008 By: Wayne Gretzky Source: USA Today

  2. "I was on the bus with him coming back from the pool and he was feverish and feeling really lousy," US head coach Mark Schubert said. "He had a really rough night, didn't sleep all night and had some other intestinal problems."
    on Mar 28, 2007 By: Mark Schubert Source: Forbes

  3. Henman, who took just over an hour to polish off the world number 78, said: "To play so consistently, to not drop serve having not played for so long, it was a bit surprising. Friday night, Saturday I felt awful, I was feverish and not really...
    on Feb 28, 2007 By: Tim Henman Source: Sportinglife.co.za

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