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1. A febrile condition in which there are alternating periods of chills, fever, and sweating. Used chiefly in reference to the fevers associated with malaria.
2. A chill or fit of shivering.

[Middle English, from Old French (fievre) ague, sharp (fever), from Medieval Latin (febris) acūta, from Latin, feminine of acūtus; see acute.]

a′gu·ish (ā′gyo͞o-ĭsh) adj.
a′gu·ish·ly adv.
a′gu·ish·ness n.
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Adj.1.aguish - affected by agueaguish - affected by ague      
ill, sick - affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function; "ill from the monotony of his suffering"
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The proceeding of meeting was held only twenty minute as members aguishly waited the early arrival of Federal Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi but Minister did not arrived.
The PPP coalition govt has left the people into insecurity and hopelessness but now they are aguishly wanted to change the whole scenario of the country under the umbrella of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam in the forthcoming general elections, he added.