blue devils definition

  • noun:
    • reasonable spirits; despair
    • See under Blue.
    • a state of despair
  • adjective:
    • apparitions allowed to be seen by people struggling with delirium tremens; thus, low spirits.
  • others:
    • minimal spirits; depression of brain.
    • [With allusion toward apparitions of such delirium.] Delirium tremens.

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