apoplectic definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, resembling, or generated by apoplexy: an apoplectic fit.
    • Having or inclined to possess apoplexy.
    • Exhibiting symptoms related to apoplexy.
    • Incredibly aggravated; furious: "members of Congress which otherwise come to be apoplectic about wasteful federal government spending” ( Dan Morgan).
    • Of, or associated with apoplexy.
    • Marked by severe anger or fury.
    • Effused with bloodstream.
    • concerning apoplexy; affected with, inclined to, or symptomatic of, apoplexy.
    • regarding or characteristic of apoplexy
  • noun:
    • One liable to, or impacted with, apoplexy.
    • one affected with or predisposed to apoplexy.
  • others:
    • of nature of or with respect to apoplexy; impacted with apoplexy: since, an apoplectic fit; an apoplectic patient.
    • Predisposed or looking after apoplexy: as, an apoplectic person; an apoplectic practice of body.
    • 3. Providing to heal apoplexy: since, “apoplectic balsam,” Addison, Travels, Italy.

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