fevered


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  • adj

Synonyms for fevered

characterized by intense emotion and activity

Words related to fevered

highly excited

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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.
The stream is shrunk--the pool is dry, And we be comrades, thou and I; With fevered jowl and dusty flank Each jostling each along the bank; And by one drouthy fear made still, Forgoing thought of quest or kill.
Working in a logical succession of images they showed me at last as clearly as a picture on a wall, Therese pressing with fervour the key into the fevered palm of the rich, prestigious, virtuous cousin, so that he should go and urge his self-sacrificing offer to Rita, and gain merit before Him whose Eye sees all the actions of men.
most beautiful -- how like To what my fevered soul doth dream of Heaven
It brought those ready tears back to my foolish, fevered eyes.
Yet somehow it seemed curious to watch this dusky beauty bending night and day over the fevered man's couch, and performing all the merciful errands of a sick-room swiftly, gently, and with as fine an instinct as that of a trained hospital nurse.
He gazed with his fevered eyes straight into those of the general, as though he were anxious that the latter might read his thoughts.