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delirious

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of delirious

  1. 1 feeling overwhelming fear or worry we were delirious with anxiety when the boy failed to return home Synonyms of delirious agitated, frantic, distracted, distrait, distraught, frenzied, hysterical (also hysteric)Words Related to delirious alarmed, anxious, disquieted, disturbed, nervous, perturbed, tense, troubled, upset, worried, wrought (up); affrighted, aghast, alarmed, fearful, frightened, horrified, scared, spooked, terrified, terrorized; ballistic, berserk, crazed, demented, deranged, mad, maniacal (also maniac), nuclear; raging, ranting, ravingNear Antonyms of delirious calm, peaceful, placid, self-possessed, serene, tranquil; cool, coolheaded, undisturbed, unperturbed, unshaken, untroubled, unworriedAntonyms of delirious collected, composed, recollected, self-collected, self-composed, self-possessed, unhysterical

  2. 2 marked by great and often stressful excitement or activity rushing about in a delirious state during the holidays Synonyms of delirious furious, ferocious, feverish, fierce, frantic, frenetic, frenzied, mad, rabid, violent, wildWords Related to delirious concentrated, high-pressured, intense, intensive, vehement; excessive, exorbitant, extravagant, extreme, immoderate, inordinate, lavish, overmuch, overweening, unconscionable, undue; crazed, crazy, demented, deranged, insane, irrational, lunatic, mad, maniacal (also maniac)Near Antonyms of delirious calm, peaceful, placid, quiet, serene, subdued, tranquil, undisturbed, unperturbed, untroubled; moderate, reasonable, temperate; casual, easygoing, low-pressure; balanced, sane, soundAntonyms of delirious relaxed



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