fiévreux

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From fièvre 'fever' (cognate, from Latin fiber) + -eux '-ish'

Adjective[edit]

fiévreux m (feminine fiévreuse, masculine plural fiévreux, feminine plural fiévreuses)

  1. feverish, running a high body-temperature
  2. causing fever
  3. (figuratively) hot-tempered, agitated

Noun[edit]

fiévreux m (plural fiévreux)

  1. A fever-sufferer, notably a feverish patient
  2. (figuratively) A hothead, feverishly agitated person

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