[fee-ver-uh s] /ˈfi vər əs/
[fee-ver-uh s] /ˈfi vər əs/ adjective 1. . adv. late 14c., from fever + -ous. Related: Feverously.
[fee-ver-root, -roo t] /ˈfi vərˌrut, -ˌrʊt/ noun 1. .
noun 1. a high degree of excitement, as of a gathering of people: The announcement of victory brought the crowd to fever pitch. noun 1. a state of intense excitement: things were at fever pitch with the election coming up
noun, Medicine/Medical. 1. therapy by means of an artificially induced fever. noun 1. a former method of treating disease by raising the body temperature Compare cryotherapy