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deliriumnoun [U]

uk   us   /dɪˈlɪr.i.əm/
a ​state of being ​unable to ​think or ​speakclearly because of ​fever or ​mentalconfusion: feveraccompanied by delirium a ​state of ​extremeexcitement or ​happiness: I've never ​seen such delirium at a ​footballgame before.
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