from The Century Dictionary.
- Growing hot.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective Growing hot.
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- adjective Growing
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Latin fervescens, present participle of fervescere to become boiling hot, inchoate, from fervere. See fervent.
Clinton, who always grunted at intervals, and blew his nose stentoriously when fervescent, was unusually aggressive.