feverish

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  • He was still feverish, still not quite responsible for what he might say. Cited from The Tin Soldier, by Temple Bailey
  • For there she would feel no need of feverish action to pass the time. Cited from Tiverton Tales, by Alice Brown
  • What he needed was peace, not any new and feverish personal interest in life. Cited from The Golden Silence, by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  • The feverish talk of women about their independence had failed to hold her attention. Cited from Roads from Rome, by Anne C. E. Allinson
  • She worked with feverish activity, as if to give herself no time for thought. Cited from Saint Bartholomew's Eve, by G. A. Henty
  • He did not like to leave her so feverish and unlike herself. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 12, No. 74, December, 1863, by Various
  • Otherwise the best that can be expected will be a feverish re-action. Cited from Notes on Nursing, by Florence Nightingale
  • Only fifty feet remained, yet to his feverish brain this seemed too great a distance. Cited from The Blue Envelope, by Roy J. Snell
  • I was in a feverish state of mind all day, especially as night drew on. Cited from A Busy Year at the Old Squire's, by Charles Asbury Stephens
  • How had it been there through the slow hours of that feverish night? Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 14, No. 82, August, 1864, by Various
  • She was highly feverish, and did not in the least know what she was saying. Cited from A Little Mother to the Others, by L. T. Meade
  • I passed a feverish night, and rose early in the morning, full of new projects. Cited from The Adventures of Hajji Baba of Ispahan, by James Morier
  • She felt ill and feverish when she took her seat again after the lunch hour. Cited from Cicely and Other Stories, by Annie Fellows Johnston
  • I looked across at the woman, who was waiting my answer with every appearance of feverish interest. Cited from The Betrayal, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • All England was looking on, and day by day following our progress with feverish interest. Cited from With a Highland Regiment in Mesopotamia (1916--1917), by Anonymous
  • She never lost confidence in her husband all through the feverish events, which took place one after the other.
  • Next morning he was feverish and close to blind and left the race for hospital.
  • From then on the base was the scene of feverish and effective training activity.
  • It struck him that there was something feverish and strange in this waiting for news. Cited from A Comedy of Masks, by Ernest Dowson and Arthur Moore
  • Then a feverish search began for the baby, but it was never found. Cited from Indian Ghost Stories, by S. Mukerji
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