how to pronounce delirium

/dɪˈlɪɹiːəm/

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delirium is pronounced in four syllables

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dɪlɪɹəm

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An example use of delirium in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… general delirium he was then sent to an …”

meanings of delirium

noun:

  1. A temporary mental state with a sudden onset, usually reversible, including symptoms of confusion, inability to concentrate, disorientation, anxiety, and sometimes hallucinations. Causes can include dehydration, drug intoxication, and severe infection.

words that rhyme with delirium

bacterium

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