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fever

(Excitement), noun agitation, ardor, arousing, delirium, desire, disquiet, eagerness, enthusiasm, exhilaration, fervency, fever pitch, feverish excitement, feverishness, fire, fomentation, frenzy, galvanization, heat, intensity, panic, passion, provocation, stimulation, stirring up, tizzy, turmoil, upset, working up, zeal, zealousness, zest
Associated concepts: proceedings reaching a fever pitch

fever

(Illness), noun affliction, ailment, eleeated temperature, feverishness, has a disorder, has a malady, has an affliction, has an ailment, ill health, illness, in poor health, infirmity, not healthy, sickness, temperature
Associated concepts: fee services, health care
See also: furor
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Spring Fever has grown from strength to strength," says Hemali Sodhi, senior vice- president of marketing at Penguin Random House India.
The Man with the Yellow Hat is sure that George has spring fever, and he takes George to the park to experience all the wonders of spring.
It seems that spring tiredness, spring fever or Octoberitis is not a diagnosed illness, so the question is, is it real or are you imagining it?
Holi is a day which comes with an excuse to shed inhibitions and differences for a day of spring fever and big fun and the SRS mall today witnessed just that," said Dr.
En fin, el remate lo da la presencia del director Lou Ye en el festival presentando su ultima cinta, Spring Fever (Fiebre de primavera), tambien exhibida en Cannes y filmada subrepticiamente en Nanjing.
As daylight savings time rolled around in mid-March this year, so did the 60-plus temperatures and some blue skies, along with a touch of spring fever.
He remains steadfast in his assertion that this uptick is merely spring fever, and not a signal that the downturn is over.
Other highlights include Lee's Taking Woodstock about the famous US music festival and Lou Ye's Spring Fever, made in defiance of a five-year ban from film-making imposed by China for his previous movie Summer Palace, also in Cannes.
Yet no sooner than he had delivered it than Georgina Taylor, equity strategist at Legal & General - Britain's biggest investor - was arguing that the stock market's rally has not been a bout of mindless spring fever.
In a state of spring fever after seeing the sun at the weekend, I packed the picnic, and the family, and headed for the water.
Spring fever affects Alaskans in many different ways--some people obsessively chip ice from their driveways or drive their convertible top down along still-frigid Turnagain Arm.
The '09 model is available now: Call (866) 624-9388) and a calendar in the other, plotting summer expeditions, or ordering parts for projects long dormant, those are sure signs of spring fever.