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  • as inmotionless
  • as instock-still

synonyms for apoplectic

  • frozen
  • immobile
  • inert
  • lifeless
  • paralyzed
  • stagnant
  • stationary
  • steadfast
  • at a standstill
  • at rest
  • becalmed
  • dead
  • deadlocked
  • deathly
  • firm
  • fixed
  • halted
  • immotile
  • inanimate
  • numb
  • palsied
  • petrified
  • quiescent
  • quiet
  • spellbound
  • stable
  • stalled
  • standing
  • static
  • still
  • stock-still
  • torpid
  • transfixed
  • unmovable
  • unmoved
  • unmoving

antonyms for apoplectic

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  • alive
  • lively
  • mobile
  • moving
  • unfixed
  • active
  • busy
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    How to use apoplectic in a sentence

    "You have told me that before," roared the portly gentleman, waxing almost apoplectic.
    THE OUTDOOR GIRLS IN THE SADDLELAURA LEE HOPE
    Ferocity nearly inarticulate, fury almost apoplectic, were expressed by the face above the weather-worn rail.
    BLOW THE MAN DOWNHOLMAN DAY
    But I am afraid that cook will have an apoplectic fit if he isn't careful, the way he was waving his arms and carrying on.
    BILLY WHISKERS' ADVENTURESFRANCES TREGO MONTGOMERY
    About noon, leaving the parlour, he was found a few minutes after in an apoplectic fit, or a seizure resembling apoplexy.
    MEMORIALS OF THE INDEPENDENT CHURCHES IN NORTHAMPTONSHIRETHOMAS COLEMAN
    It was an apoplectic seizure, the doctors told us later, brought on by excessive nervous irritation of the brain.
    THE PASSENGER FROM CALAISARTHUR GRIFFITHS
    If the labor has been long, or the presentation unfavorable, the child may be born apoplectic, from the pressure it has received.
    THE MATRON'S MANUAL OF MIDWIFERY, AND THE DISEASES OF WOMEN DURING PREGNANCY AND IN CHILDBEDFREDERICK HOLLICK
    He wore a double-jeweled ring on his apoplectic finger, and a scarab scarf-pin.
    THE WITNESSGRACE LIVINGSTON HILL LUTZ
    We have sure handed the small consumer a giant blow in the sole apoplectic region.
    THE GENTLE GRAFTERO. HENRY
    On hearing this news King Wenceslaus was seized with an apoplectic fit, and died a few days afterwards.
    ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 14, SLICE 1VARIOUS
    Within a year Brown had died in New Zealand of an apoplectic stroke.
    LIFE OF JOHN KEATSSIDNEY COLVIN
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