adjective Also ap·o·plec·ti·cal.
Origin of apoplectic
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Historical Examples of post-apoplectic
It is these secondary changes which give rise to and maintain those peculiar mental aberrations known as post-apoplectic insanity.
1610s, "involving apoplexy," from French apoplectique (16c.), from Latin apoplecticus, from Greek apoplektikos "disabled by a stroke, crippled, struck dumb," from apoplektos, verbal adjective of apoplessein (see apoplexy). Meaning "showing symptoms of apoplexy" (1721) gradually shaded into "enraged, very angry."