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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 fe·ver·ish /ˈfiv(ə)rɪʃ/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 fe·ver·ish /ˈfɪv(ə)rɪʃ/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 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.
 2. Indicating, or pertaining to, fever; characteristic of a fever; as, feverish symptoms.
 3. Hot; sultry. “The feverish north.”
 4. Disordered as by fever; excited; restless; as, the feverish condition of the commercial world.
 Syn: -- fevered.
    Strive to keep up a frail and feverish being.   --Milton.
 -- Fe*ver*ish*ly, adv. -- Fe*ver*ish*ness, n.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: marked by intense agitation or emotion; "worked at a
             feverish pace" [syn: hectic]
      2: of or relating to or characterized by fever; "a febrile
         reaction caused by an allergen" [syn: febrile] [ant: afebrile]
      3: having or affected by a fever [syn: feverous]