Related formsfe·bril·i·ty [fi-bril-i-tee] /fɪˈbrɪl ɪ ti/, nounnon·fe·brile, adjectivepost·fe·brile, adjectiveun·fe·brile, adjective
Examples from the Web for febrile
In the febrile atmosphere of Greece waiting for the onslaught everyone knows is coming, secret agents are proliferating.
What New-Yorker does not know the wakings after the febrile doze that ends such a night?Your United States|Arnold Bennett
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 Ages|William Andrus Alcott
But where there is febrile excitement, Antimony, or Ipecacuanha, is rather indicated.The Action of Medicines in the System|Frederick William Headland
A febrile condition of the system that sometimes occurs at the time the milk begins to be secreted after parturition.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II|Arnold Cooley
He avoided the Doctor with a febrile movement, and, throwing himself upon the floor, burst into a flood of weeping.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 4 (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson