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delirium
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The Brothers Karamazov
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delirium
Used in
The Brothers Karamazov
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  • If you don't come, he will be in delirium by to-night.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "I understand nothing," Ivan went on, as though in delirium.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • I seem to be delirious….  (not reviewed by editor)

  • I am delirious, in fact, talk any nonsense you like, I don't care!  (not reviewed by editor)

  • She still lies in delirium; she has not regained consciousness.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • You are delirious; put your head on the pillow, that's right.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Would you believe it, when he was feverish he talked about you in delirium.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Delirium What followed was almost an orgy, a feast to which all were welcome.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Ilusha has mentioned you often, very often, even in his sleep, in delirium, you know.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Do you know, you innocent boy, that this is all delirium, senseless delirium, for there's a tragedy here.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Do you know, you innocent boy, that this is all delirium, senseless delirium, for there's a tragedy here.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • How can you confirm your statement … if indeed you are not delirious?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • That very day, sir, he fell ill with fever and was delirious all night.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • From that moment everything whirled about him, as though he were delirious.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Mitya himself was almost delirious, feeling that his happiness was at hand.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • At moments he fancied he was delirious, but it was not illness that he thought of most.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Alyosha told him she had been hysterical, and that she was now, he heard, unconscious and delirious.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The object of that uneasiness was the same as ever—Katerina Ivanovna, of whom Grushenka had even raved when she lay in delirium.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • It's delirium!  (not reviewed by editor)

  • And so he was sitting almost conscious himself of his delirium and, as I have said already, looking persistently at some object on the sofa against the opposite wall.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Oh, I fully share the court's and the prosecutor's conviction that Ivan Karamazov is suffering from brain fever, that his statement may really be a desperate effort, planned in delirium, to save his brother by throwing the guilt on the dead man.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "It's you say that, not he," exclaimed Alyosha mournfully, "and you say it because you are ill and delirious, tormenting yourself."  (not reviewed by editor)

  • In the sphere of actual life, which has, indeed, its own rights, but also lays upon us great duties and obligations, in that sphere, if we want to be humane—Christian, in fact—we must, or ought to, act only upon convictions justified by reason and experience, which have been passed through the crucible of analysis; in a word, we must act rationally, and not as though in dream and delirium, that we may not do harm, that we may not ill-treat and ruin a man.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • But the other one is ill, he is ill, he is delirious!" she kept crying out, beside herself.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Katerina Ivanovna's hysterics had ended in a fainting fit, and then "a terrible, awful weakness had followed, she lay with her eyes turned up and was delirious.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "This is delirium, gentlemen, raving delirium," cried the captain of police; "look at him: drunk, at this time of night, in the company of a disreputable woman, with the blood of his father on his hands….  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "This is delirium, gentlemen, raving delirium," cried the captain of police; "look at him: drunk, at this time of night, in the company of a disreputable woman, with the blood of his father on his hands….  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: delirius with joy
as in: fever induced delirium
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