Search Result for "feverishly":
1. in a feverish manner;
- Example: "she worked feverishly"
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Feverish \Fe"ver*ish\, a. 1. Having a fever; suffering from, or affected with, a moderate degree of fever; showing increased heat and thirst; as, the patient is feverish. [1913 Webster] 2. Indicating, or pertaining to, fever; characteristic of a fever; as, feverish symptoms. [1913 Webster] 3. Hot; sultry. "The feverish north." --Dryden. [1913 Webster] 4. Disordered as by fever; excited; restless; as, the feverish condition of the commercial world. Syn: fevered. [1913 Webster] Strive to keep up a frail and feverish being. --Milton. -- Fe"ver*ish*ly, adv. -- Fe"ver*ish*ness, n. [1913 Webster]