DELIRIOUS's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of delirious
Definition:
a. having a delirium; wandering in mind; insane; raving; wild
Example:
He found Huck still in the bed that had been provided for him, and delirious with fever.
Sentence in Classic:
I fancy that the poor fellow murmured some incoherent delirious words, and that she twisted them into this meaningless message.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Visions of his father, wife, sister, and future son, and the tenderness he had felt the night before the battle, the figure of the insignificant little Napoleon, and above all this the lofty sky, formed the chief subjects of his delirious fancies.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The doctor was very much displeased about something and made a change in the dressings, turning the wounded man over so that he groaned again and grew unconscious and delirious from the agony.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
It was only that he was drunk and sick from strain and his mind was running wild, like a man delirious, babbling wild fantasies.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
She had passed a very bad night; her cough was frightful; her fever had doubled in intensity; she had had dreams: in the morning, when the doctor paid his visit, she was delirious; he assumed an alarmed look, and ordered that he should be informed as soon as M.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo Context
There was a circumstance which at first sight seemed to entangle his delirious but still methodical scheme.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
Fortunately, he fancied that Dantes was delirious; and placing the food on the rickety table, he withdrew.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas Context
Then, through the grating to which she had drawn near, Milady saw the young man make a sign with delirious fervor, and depart in an apparent transport of joy.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas Context
Never in the delirious dream of a disordered brain could anything more savage, more appalling, more hellish be conceived than that dark form and savage face which broke upon us out of the wall of fog.
The Hound of the Baskervilles By A. Conan Doyle Context
Heyward felt a burning desire to rush forward to meet them, so intense was the delirious anxiety of the moment; but he was restrained by the deliberate examples of the scout and Uncas.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper Context
But I soon found her delirious strength much surpassed mine (she was delirious, I became convinced by her subsequent actions and ravings).
Wuthering Heights By Emily Bronte Context