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feverous

[ fee-ver-uhs ]
/ ˈfi vər əs /
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Origin of feverous

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; see origin at fever, -ous

OTHER WORDS FROM feverous

fe·ver·ous·ly, adverbnon·fe·ver·ous, adjectivenon·fe·ver·ous·ly, adverb
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