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1. Of, resembling, or produced by apoplexy: an apoplectic fit.
a. Having or inclined to have apoplexy.
b. Exhibiting symptoms associated with apoplexy.
3. Extremely angry; furious: "His accounts of the battles in 1812 left some veterans apoplectic with rage" (Rosamund Bartlett).
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1. (Pathology) of or relating to apoplexy
2. informal furious
(Pathology) a person having apoplexy
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ap•o•plec•tic(ˌæp əˈplɛk tɪk)
adj. Also, ap`o•plec′ti•cal.
1. of or pertaining to apoplexy.
2. having or inclined to apoplexy.
3. intense enough to threaten or cause apoplexy: an apoplectic rage.n.
4. a person having or predisposed to apoplexy.
[1605–15; < Late Latin apoplēcticus < Greek apoplēktikós]
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|Adj.||1.||apoplectic - pertaining to or characteristic of apoplexy; "apoplectic seizure"|
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adjective furious, mad, raging, boiling, fuming, frantic, frenzied, infuriated, incensed, enraged, livid (informal), incandescent, beside yourself My father was apoplectic when he discovered the truth.
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1. (Med) → apoplético
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(MEDICINE) → apoplectique
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apoplectic[ˌæpəˈplɛktɪk] adj (Med) → apoplettico/a
apoplectic with rage (fam) → livido/a per la rabbia
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