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Definition of "feverous" [fe•ver•ous]

  • Affected with fever or ague (adjective)
  • Having the nature of fever (adjective)
  • Having a tendency to produce fever; as a feverous disposition of the year (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "feverous" in a sentence
  • "By now the pyrotechnics have become continuous and the music is at a feverous pitch."
  • "* Enjoyed this from Boing Boing: lecture from Stanford professor Robert Sapolsky on evolution, religion, schizophrenia and the schizotypal personality, arguing by analogy to sickle cell that schizophrenia is the hypertrophic result of genes that in isolation reward their holder with feverous religious certainty."
  • "This vista is a testament to a man with a feverous idea in his brain that he had to get out."