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delirium
used in Catch-22

7 uses
  • 'He's delirious,' one of the doctors said.
    Chapter 41 — Snowden (7% in)
  • Sergeant Knight came plummeting down from the top gun turret and began pounding them all on the back with delirious enthusiasm.
    Chapter 14 — Kid Sampson (33% in)
  • 'He must be getting delirious,' the brother said.
    Chapter 18 — The Soldier Who Saw Everything Twice (91% in)
  • 'He's back!' a patient delirious with fever echoed in automatic terror.
    Chapter 34 — Thanksgiving (59% in)
  • The patient delirious with the high fever leaped into the aisle and almost knocked over the patient with one foot, who accidentally brought the black rubber tip of his crutch down on the other's bare foot, crushing some toes.
    Chapter 34 — Thanksgiving (64% in)
  • The delirious man with the fever and the crushed toes sank to the floor and wept in pain while other men tripped over him and hurt him more in their blind, milling, agonized stampede.
    Chapter 34 — Thanksgiving (65% in)
  • 'Leave him right here if he's delirious.
    Chapter 41 — Snowden (8% in)

There are no more uses of "delirium" in Catch-22.

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