feverishness


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fe·ver·ish

 (fē′vər-ĭsh)
adj.
1.
a. Relating to or resembling a fever.
b. Having a fever or symptoms characteristic of a fever.
c. Causing or tending to cause fever.
2. Marked by intense agitation, emotion, or activity: worked at a feverish pace.

fe′ver·ish·ly adv.
fe′ver·ish·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.feverishness - a rise in the temperature of the bodyfeverishness - a rise in the temperature of the body; frequently a symptom of infection
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
hyperpyrexia - extremely high fever (especially in children)
Translations

feverishness

[ˈfiːvərɪʃnɪs] N (Med, fig) → febrilidad f

feverishness

n
(= frantic nature)Fieberhaftigkeit f
(Med) → Fiebrigkeit f
References in classic literature ?
At every jolt he again felt unendurable pain; his feverishness increased and he grew delirious.
Kindly attend to that little matter, Professor, as soon as you have corrected the feverishness.
To any one not acquainted with him he seemed to be in his normal condition; but to his friends -- to Athos and Aramis -- was apparent a certain feverishness in his gayety.
His mental agitation too was clarified as if all the feverishness had gone out of him in a fit of outward violence.
Some participants who received the investigational vaccines experienced mild to moderate side effects that resolved, such as headache, muscle pain, feverishness and fatigue.
26) "The Italian futurists," Montes continues later on, "in the exaltation of the city-like feverishness of the urbe.
The other accompanying factors are problem in sleep initiation, drooping of eyelids, diarrhea, feverishness, drowsiness, speech disturbance, swelling of ankles, tearing of eyes, aura, visual disturbances, transient loss of vision, periodic headache, vertigo, etc.
the day stood as a safe harbor glaring feverishness down as we leapt
The mental troubles caused by opium addictive ingestion were complicated by physical troubles: physical pains, general weakness, feverishness, and an alternation of constipation (caused by taking the drug) and diarrhoea (caused by not taking the drug); when he resisted taking the drug, the symptoms would be "indefinite Fear" or "nervous anxiety" (cf.
I like to exaggerate the elements of feverishness that exist within motionless artworks.
He said the players were complaining of sore throats and feverishness and reckoned he would be lucky if he had nine fit players if the game was played yesterday.