feverishly

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From feverish +‎ -ly.

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feverishly (comparative more feverishly, superlative most feverishly)

  1. With excitement and determination.
  2. With speed; rapidly.
    • 1899, Joseph Conrad, Heart of Darkness
      In the outer room the two women knitted black wool feverishly.

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