from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Of, relating to, or resembling a fever.
- adj. Having a fever or symptoms characteristic of a fever.
- adj. Causing or tending to cause fever.
- adj. Marked by intense agitation, emotion, or activity: worked at a feverish pace.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. In the state of having a fever, to have an elevated body temperature.
- adj. filled with excess energy.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Having a fever; suffering from, or affected with, a moderate degree of fever; showing increased heat and thirst.
- adj. Indicating, or pertaining to, fever; characteristic of a fever.
- adj. Hot; sultry.
- adj. Disordered as by fever; excited; restless.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Having fever, especially a slight degree of fever: as, the patient is feverish.
- Indicating or characteristic of fever: as, feverish symptoms.
- Having a tendency to produce fever: as, feverish food.
- Morbidly eager; unduly ardent: as, a feverish craving for notoriety or fame.
- Excited and fitful; in a state resembling fever; now hot, now cold; characterized by sudden change or rapid fluctuations: as, a feverish state of the money market.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. of or relating to or characterized by fever
- adj. having or affected by a fever
- adj. marked by intense agitation or emotion
From fever + -ish (Wiktionary)