What does the word apoplectic mean?

Usage examples for apoplectic

  1. The apoplectic form is very acute. – Common Diseases of Farm Animals by R. A. Craig, D. V. M.
  2. Sir Miles had, during the last twelve months, been visited by two seizures, seemingly of an apoplectic character. – Lucretia, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  3. Harrison's face became an apoplectic purple. – Steve Yeager by William MacLeod Raine