In an acutely disturbed state of mind resulting from illness or intoxication and characterized by restlessness, illusions, and incoherence of thought and speech.; In a state of wild excitement or ecstasy.
‘Attention is impaired, and a delirious person is difficult to engage in conversation and easily distracted by irrelevant stimuli.’
‘Tell your doctor if you had a seizure or got delirious when you tried to stop drinking before.’
‘His vision was dimming as the rock squeezed harder, his mind was almost delirious with the pain.’
‘If left untreated, the patient may be highly agitated, develop insomnia, become delirious or go into a coma.’
‘Sometimes she would have raging temperatures where she would become delirious, speaking nonsense, and not being fully aware of what was going on.’
‘On the unit, he was agitated and delirious, undressing himself for several days.’
бредовый, безумный, горячечный, исступленный, находящийся в бреду, бредящий