verb (used with object)
Origin of fever
Related formsfe·ver·less, adjectiveun·fe·vered, adjective
Examples from the Web for fever
The sets—which, really, were a feat of design and direction—appeared to be remnants of a Lewis Carroll fever dream.‘Peter Pan Live!’ Review: No Amount of Clapping Brings It to Life|Kevin Fallon|December 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Take Too Many Cooks: a fever dream of a segment that aired at 4:00am earlier this week.Jimmy Kimmel Pranks Kids (Again), Taylor Swift’s 1989 Aerobics, and More Viral Videos|The Daily Beast Video|November 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But there is no evidence Duncan had a fever, a symptom of the Ebola virus, when he entered the country.
Around 11 a.m. Thursday, Spencer determined that he had developed a fever of 100.3.
Nobody died from Ebola, or ISIS or Honduran children, unless it was in a goofball-induced, Louie Gohmert fever dream.The Fear About Things That Won't Kill Us Is Killing Us|Cliff Schecter|October 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But, alas, the same evening he grew restless, and signs of fever became apparent.Royalty Restored|J. Fitzgerald Molloy
The first had seven children, who took the fever one by one till the whole became sick.A History of Epidemics in Britain, Volume II (of 2)|Charles Creighton
But Peter was now in a fever that saw an enemy round every corner.Fortitude|Hugh Walpole
The next day he awoke in a fever, and would have died but for his faithful lion.King Arthur and His Knights|Maude L. Radford
When a French physician judges bleeding unnecessary, you may be sure that the fever is not very violent.Life of Adam Smith|John Rae
British Dictionary definitions for fever
Derived Formsfevered, adjectivefeverless, adjective
Word Origin for fever
Medicine definitions for fever
Science definitions for fever
Idioms and Phrases with fever
see cabin fever; run a fever.