Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

feverous

[fee-ver-uh s]
See more synonyms for feverous on Thesaurus.com
adjective
  1. feverish.
Show More

Origin of feverous

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; see origin at fever, -ous
Related formsfe·ver·ous·ly, adverbnon·fe·ver·ous, adjectivenon·fe·ver·ous·ly, adverb
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Word Origin and History for feverously

adv.

late 14c., from fever + -ous. Related: Feverously.

Show More
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper