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deliriousadjective

uk   /dɪˈlɪr.i.əs/  us   /dɪˈlɪr.i.əs/
deliriously
adverb uk   /dɪˈlɪr.i.əs.li/  us   /dɪˈlɪr.i.əs.li/
Kate and Peter are deliriously happy (= ​extremelyhappy) together.
(Definition of delirious from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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deliriousadjective

 us   /dɪˈlɪər·i·əs/
thinking or ​speaking in a way that is not ​reasonable because of ​mentalconfusion: He ​grewfeverish and then delirious.
Delirious also ​meansextremelyhappy: delirious with ​joy
(Definition of delirious from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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