What is another word for ague?

1246 synonyms found


[ ˈe͡ɪɡjuː], [ ˈe‍ɪɡjuː], [ ˈeɪ_ɡ_j_uː]

Ague is an archaic term for a type of fever or illness marked by chills and shivering. There are numerous synonyms for the word "ague," including "fever," "chill," "shiver," "cold fit," and "fits." The term can also refer to specific types of fevers, such as malarial fever or intermittent fever. Other related words and phrases include "ague fit," "cold sweat," "shuddering," "trembling," and "palsy." Some of these words may be more commonly used in medical or technical contexts, while others are more often used in literature or everyday speech. Regardless of their frequency or familiarity, each word provides a unique way to express the experience of this old-fashioned illness.

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How to use "Ague" in context?

A fever, most commonly caused by the common cold or the flu, is a symptom of an infection.

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