enfever

[en-fee-ver]

verb (used with object)

to cause or excite fever in.

Nearby words

  1. enfant terrible,
  2. enfeeble,
  3. enfeebled,
  4. enfeoff,
  5. enfetter,
  6. enfield,
  7. enfield rifle,
  8. enfilade,
  9. enfin,
  10. enflame

Origin of enfever

First recorded in 1640–50; en-1 + fever

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