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synonyms for febrile

  • delirious
  • fevered
  • fiery
  • flushed
  • hallucinatory
  • hot
  • inflamed
  • pyretic

antonyms for febrile

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  • cold
  • freezing
  • frigid
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In the book’s 21st-century Los Angeles, the world is messy, replete with social inequities, sexism, racism, gated communities, surveillance, hypercapitalism, febrile megacorporations, and corrupt policing.
THE METAVERSE IS A NEW WORD FOR AN OLD IDEAGENEVIEVE BELLFEBRUARY 8, 2022MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
The result was “Spiral,” 52 minutes in the interzone, a cosmic axis where all points intersect, beholden to neither contemporary trends nor febrile nostalgia.
DARKSIDE RETURNS TO LAY CLAIM TO THE TITLE OF BEST PSYCHEDELIC ROCK BAND IN THE WORLDJEFF WEISSJULY 23, 2021WASHINGTON POST
But Beardsley was watching Pederson now, whose face took on a sudden febrile gleam.
WE'RE FRIENDS, NOWHENRY HASSE
If an acute febrile condition develops, the wound is mortal.
OLD-TIME MAKERS OF MEDICINEJAMES J. WALSH
Febrile and inflammatory diseases were all treated by the withdrawal of nourishment, carried to the extreme.
AN EPITOME OF THE HISTORY OF MEDICINEROSWELL PARK
Everyone was febrile and overwrought except Anne-Marie herself, who seemed to trouble not at all about it.
THE DEVOURERSANNIE VIVANTI CHARTRES
Fewer colds; febrile attacks very slight; great elasticity in recovering from disease.
VEGETABLE DIET: AS SANCTIONED BY MEDICAL MEN, AND BY EXPERIENCE IN ALL AGESWILLIAM ANDRUS ALCOTT
She has certainly had fewer colds, and no febrile attacks of any consequence, since she has practiced rigid abstinence from meats.
VEGETABLE DIET: AS SANCTIONED BY MEDICAL MEN, AND BY EXPERIENCE IN ALL AGESWILLIAM ANDRUS ALCOTT
Hence slight causes of irritation readily excite febrile and convulsive disorders.
A TREATISE ON DOMESTIC ECONOMYCATHERINE ESTHER BEECHER
A strong febrile attack is also sometimes experienced, without an increased determination of blood to any particular organ.
THE MATRON'S MANUAL OF MIDWIFERY, AND THE DISEASES OF WOMEN DURING PREGNANCY AND IN CHILDBEDFREDERICK HOLLICK
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WORDS RELATED TO FEBRILE

  • burning
  • burning up
  • febrile
  • fevered
  • flushed
  • hot
  • inflamed
  • on fire
  • pyretic
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