adjective Date: 14th century feverish

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  • Feverous — Fe ver*ous, a. [Cf.F. fi[ e]vreux.] 1. Affected with fever or ague; feverish. [1913 Webster] His heart, love s feverous citadel. Keats. [1913 Webster] 2. Pertaining to, or having the nature of, fever; as, a feverous pulse. [1913 Webster] All… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • feverous — feverously, adv. /fee veuhr euhs/, adj. feverish. [1350 1400; ME; see FEVER, OUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • feverous — adjective a) affected with fever or ague b) having the nature of fever …   Wiktionary

  • feverous — adj. suffering from an abnormally high temperature; feverish; overly excited; caused by fever; causing fever …   English contemporary dictionary

  • feverous — adjective archaic feverish …   English new terms dictionary

  • feverous — fe·ver·ous …   English syllables

  • feverous — /ˈfivərəs/ (say feevuhruhs) adjective → feverish. –feverously, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • feverous — adj. 1 infested with or apt to cause fever. 2 archaic feverish …   Useful english dictionary

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