delirious


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de·lir·i·ous

(dĕ-lir'ē-ŭs),
In a state of delirium.

delirious

(dĭ-lîr′ē-əs)
adj.
Of, suffering from, or characteristic of delirium.

de·lir′i·ous·ly adv.
de·lir′i·ous·ness n.

delirious

See delirium.

de·lir·i·ous

(dĕ-lir'ē-ŭs)
In a state of delirium.

de·lir·i·ous

(dĕ-lir'ē-ŭs)
In a state of delirium.
References in classic literature ?
But the shock of the night's adventures had shattered his nerves, and before morning he lay delirious in a high fever under the care of Dr.
For a time she was delirious with fever, but after this passed she commenced slowly to regain her strength.
All night delirious excitement throughout Provence.
Was I not becoming again delirious, there beyond human aid?
The wounded woman is brought to life by an operation, and she becomes delirious in the hospital at Mannheim.
Confused, delirious with excitement and provincial longings, they tried to make ocular responses to the megaphonic ritual.
By an act of mental extravagance he might imagine himself arbitrarily thrown into prison, but it would never occur to him unless he were delirious (and perhaps not even then) that he could be beaten with whips as a practical measure either of investigation or of punishment.
To escape from it he embraced for a whole minute the delirious purpose of rushing to his lodgings and flinging himself on his knees by the side of the bed with the dark figure stretched on it; to pour out a full confession in passionate words that would stir the whole being of that man to its innermost depths; that would end in embraces and tears; in an incredible fellowship of souls-- such as the world had never seen.
He was not completely unconscious, however, all the time he was ill; he was in a feverish state, sometimes delirious, sometimes half conscious.
The interviews were held following patient transfer to a medical or surgical unit from intensive care, after the patients were no longer delirious and physically and mentally able to willingly participate.
There were a lot of delirious punters here at Hampden.
com)-- The doctors told Johnny in 1992 that he would die if he did not get the liver transplant, he refused and they called him delirious.