feverish

Part of speech: adjective

Affected with fever; hot; impatient.

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Usage examples "feverish":

  1. Clarence had noted an unusual brightness in her eye, and a feverish flush upon her cheek. - "Madeline Payne, the Detective's Daughter", Lawrence L. Lynch.
  2. " There is still time," she was saying to herself in feverish trouble of mind, though her face was calm. - "The Turnstile", A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason.
  3. He was still pale, but his eyes looked bright and feverish, and Bassett went with him, uneasily conscious that something was not quite right. - "The Breaking Point", Mary Roberts Rinehart.