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de·lir·i·ous

 (dĭ-lîr′ē-əs)
adj.
1. Of, suffering from, or characteristic of delirium.
2. Marked by uncontrolled excitement or emotion; ecstatic: delirious joy; a crowd of delirious baseball fans.

de·lir′i·ous·ly adv.
de·lir′i·ous·ness n.

delirious

(dɪˈlɪrɪəs)
adj
1. (Pathology) affected with delirium
2. wildly excited, esp with joy or enthusiasm
deˈliriously adv
deˈliriousness n

de•lir•i•ous

(dɪˈlɪər i əs)

adj.
1. affected with or characteristic of delirium.
2. wild with excitement, enthusiasm, etc.
[1590–1600]
de•lir′i•ous•ly, adv.
de•lir′i•ous•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.delirious - experiencing delirium
ill, sick - affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function; "ill from the monotony of his suffering"
2.delirious - marked by uncontrolled excitement or emotiondelirious - marked by uncontrolled excitement or emotion; "a crowd of delirious baseball fans"; "something frantic in their gaiety"; "a mad whirl of pleasure"
wild - marked by extreme lack of restraint or control; "wild talk"; "wild parties"

delirious

adjective
1. mad, crazy, raving, insane, demented, deranged, incoherent, unhinged, light-headed I was delirious and blacked out several times.
mad calm, sensible, rational, coherent, sane, lucid, clear-headed, compos mentis (Latin), in your right mind

delirious

adjective
Marked by extreme excitement, confusion, or agitation:
Archaic: madding.
Translations
مُنْفَعِل عاطِفِيًّاهاذٍ
blouznícíšílený
ekstatiskfebersygskøruklarvild
félrebeszélõ
frá sér numinnmeî óráîi
apsvaigęskliedintispašėlęspašėlusiai
murgojošsneprātīgsnesakarīgs
blúzniaci
çılgına dönmüşsayıklayan

delirious

[dɪˈlɪrɪəs] ADJ
1. (Med) → delirante
to be deliriousdelirar, desvariar
2. (fig) (with happiness etc) → loco
to be delirious with joyestar loco de alegría

delirious

[dɪˈlɪriəs] adj
(= feverish) → délirant(e)
to be delirious [patient] → délirer
(= ecstatic) [fans, crowds] → en délire

delirious

adj (Med) → im Delirium; (fig)im Taumel; to be delirious with joyim Freudentaumel sein

delirious

[dɪˈlɪrɪəs] adj (Med) (fig) → delirante, in delirio
to be delirious → delirare (fig) → farneticare
delirious with joy → pazzo/a di gioia

delirious

(diˈliriəs) adjective
1. wandering in the mind and talking complete nonsense (usually as a result of fever). The sick man was delirious and nothing he said made sense.
2. wild with excitement. She was delirious with happiness at the news.
deˈliriously adverb
deliriously happy.

de·lir·i·ous

a. delirante, en estado de delirio.

delirious

adj delirante; to be — tener delirio(s), estar delirando; He’s delirious..Tiene delirios..Está delirando.
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