Part of speech:
Not controlled or held in check; immoderate:
Of, having the nature of, like, or characterized by a spasm or spasms; sudden, violent, and temporary; fitful; intermittent
Possessed with or motivated by excessive, irrational zeal.
Spreading unchecked; widespread; rife
Violently agitated; tumultuous
Wildly excited or disorderly; frenzied; frantic
The definition of agitated is someone who is very distressed or troubled.
Loud and boisterous, as laughter
Being unable to think with clarity or act with understanding and intelligence.
The definition of tempestuous is something very stormy or characterized by great conflict.
(Slang, of a person) Sexually attractive.
Characterized by sudden and violent force.
Covered with cracks (generally applied to porcelain).
Very great; intense
Vivid, as in brightness or saturation:
(Of the weather, hyperbolic) Very hot.
Overcome by panic; terrified.
Characterized by or showing emotional tension, restlessness, agitation, etc.
The definition of overwrought is overcome with emotion or in a state of high excitement and anxiety, or a creative work that is too elaborate and overdone.
Characterized by strong emotion; ardent; spirited
Readily aroused to sexual activity; sensual
(Informal) Having the jitters
Crazed with murderous frenzy:
Glaring in or as if in anger, terror, or madness.
(Chiefly New England & Midland US) Inflamed and painful:
The definition of frantic is being overcome or wild with emotion or need for action or something done with desperation or in a hurried manner.
Characterized by unrest, esp. social unrest
Mentally or emotionally upset; deranged:
(Obs.) Of or fit for comedy
Readily affected with or stirred by emotion:
Making or given to making amusing jokes or witticisms:
Exposed to the wind and sea; unsheltered.
Not agitated or excited; tranquil
Unaffected by disturbance; calm or peaceful:
Marked by uncontrolled excitement or emotion; ecstatic:
Relating to or affected with a neurosis. No longer used in psychiatric diagnosis.
The definition of rabid is having rabies, being violent or uncontrollable, or fanatical in a belief.
Having, producing, or marked by convulsions
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