Associations to the word «Feverish»

Wiktionary

FEVERISH, adjective. In the state of having a fever, to have an elevated body temperature.
FEVERISH, adjective. Filled with excess energy.

Dictionary definition

FEVERISH, adjective. Marked by intense agitation or emotion; "worked at a feverish pace".
FEVERISH, adjective. Of or relating to or characterized by fever; "a febrile reaction caused by an allergen".
FEVERISH, adjective. Having or affected by a fever.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats