adv. dementedly, incoherently, ravingly, madly

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  • deliriously — adverb 1. as if in a delirium (Freq. 1) he was talking deliriously • Derived from adjective: ↑delirious 2. in a delirious manner her answer made him deliriously happy • Derived from adjective: ↑delirious …   Useful english dictionary

  • deliriously — adv. Deliriously is used with these adjectives: ↑happy …   Collocations dictionary

  • deliriously — delirious ► ADJECTIVE 1) suffering from delirium. 2) extremely excited or happy. DERIVATIVES deliriously adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • Deliriously — Delirious De*lir i*ous, a. [From {Delirium}.] Having a delirium; wandering in mind; light headed; insane; raving; wild; as, a delirious patient; delirious fancies. {De*lir i*ous*ly}, adv. {De*lir i*ous*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • deliriously — adverb see delirious …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • deliriously — See delirious. * * * …   Universalium

  • deliriously — adverb To the point of being delirious …   Wiktionary

  • deliriously — de·lir·i·ous·ly …   English syllables

  • deliriously — See: delirious …   English dictionary

  • delirious — deliriously, adv. deliriousness, n. /di lear ee euhs/, adj. 1. Pathol. affected with or characteristic of delirium. 2. wild with excitement, enthusiasm, etc.: She was delirious with joy at the news. [1590 1600; DELIRI(UM) + OUS] Syn. 2. thrilled …   Universalium

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