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delirious

adjective

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1 feeling overwhelming fear or worry
  • we were delirious with anxiety when the boy failed to return home

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2 marked by great and often stressful excitement or activity
  • rushing about in a delirious state during the holidays

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The first known use of delirious was in 1599

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“Delirious.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/delirious. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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