Definition of “feverish” - English Dictionary

“feverish” in British English

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feverishadjective

uk /ˈfiː.vər.ɪʃ/ us /ˈfiː.vər.ɪʃ/

(Definition of “feverish” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“feverish” in American English

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feverishadjective

feverish adjective (HAVING FEVER)

us /ˈfi·vər·ɪʃ/ having a fever:

I’m feeling a little feverish – I hope it’s not the flu.

feverish adjective (EXCITED)

/ˈfi·vər·ɪʃ/ very active; showing great excitement:

They worked from dark to dawn at a feverish pace.

(Definition of “feverish” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)