fevered


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fe·vered

 (fē′vərd)
adj.
1. Having a fever or the symptoms associated with a fever: a hot, fevered forehead.
2. Characterized by intense activity or agitation; feverish: "fevered speculation about the possibility of cloning human beings" (Stephen S. Hall).
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.fevered - highly excited; "a fevered imagination"
excited - in an aroused state
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fevered

adjective
Characterized by intense emotion and activity:
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Translations

fevered

[ˈfiːvərd] adj
(= feverish) [anticipation, speculation] → fébrile; [excitement] → frénétique
(= affected by fever) [person, brow] → brûlant(e) de fièvre
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

fevered

[ˈfiːvəd] adjfebbrile; (person) → febbricitante
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in classic literature ?
"I stood by to shackle up an Angari in case he should demand it, but by God's favour he was too far fevered to ask for one.