Definition of fever pitch
: a state of intense excitement and agitation
Examples of fever pitch in a sentence
I worked myself up to a fever pitch of enthusiasm.
New allegations brought interest in the scandal to a fever pitch.
Demand for the new car soon reached fever pitch.
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FEVER PITCH Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of fever pitch for English Language Learners
: a state of extreme excitement or activity
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