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feverish

, feverous
suffering from fever, esp a slight fever
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They writhed feverishly under the oppressiveness of an emotion thrust on them by cruel Nature's law--an emotion which they had neither expected nor desired.
Mary was taking notes feverishly on a slip of paper while he did the adding up, and in the end they went away gloomily without buying anything.
Feverishly he threw back the coverlets, and searched with nervous hands for the pouch of jewels which he expected to find concealed upon his victim's body.
A sudden light flashed in his eyes; he spoke quickly, almost feverishly.
His large gray eyes were mainly responsible for this feeling, and they blazed out feverishly from what was almost a death's-head, so thin was the face, the skin of which was a ghastly, dull, dead white.
City celebrated their first win in Champions League football feverishly but amid the euphoria Aguero was later accused by the Spanish club of mocking Villarreal players.
Summary: Bidding feverishly for two hours, the winner of the Bid 2 Win auction for a Bose Lifestyle 48 Series IV DVD Home Entertainment System at The Dubai Mall got a bargain deal, saving about 30 per cent on the price of the product.
Rescue workers searching for survivors yesterday were feverishly prying open the wreckage of a passenger train that slammed head-on into a freight train near Los Angeles, killing at least ten people.
LAST week was the 60th anniversary of the state of Israel, which means the BBC are feverishly busy bombarding the nation with documentaries vilifying the brave little democracy in the Middle East.
The music is definitely the epically epic in that C-mass tradition hut expect that SA style of Rob's: feverishly high-pitched (hut less Operatic) vox-skills, and I say this with utmost respect and approval.
Goodman, Vegas' flamboyant mayor who has worked feverishly in trying to lure an NBA franchise to his city, walked the red carpet outside the Thomas & Mack Center with showgirls on each arm.
What a surprise: Republicans feverishly exploiting their echo chamber to pound out a familiar percussive drumbeat that Democrats are weenie girly men who can't be trusted to keep their frilly underwear unsoiled, much less protect this country from terrorists.