fe·​ver·​ous | \ ˈfē-vrəs How to pronounce feverous (audio) , ˈfe-vər-əs \

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Recent Examples on the Web McNally carried her feverous momentum into the second set, jumping out to a quick 2-0 lead. Jon Richardson, Cincinnati.com, "Madeira's McNally falls short in singles, but wins French Open Junior doubles title," 10 June 2018

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First Known Use of feverous

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Feverous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/feverous. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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