Definition of 'apoplectic'
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The photograph had not pleased him and it had rendered the Senior Planning Officer apoplectic. A TROUT IN THE MILK (2002)`I regard this as a serious matter," he went on, in an apoplectic whisper. THE DISPOSAL OF THE LIVING (2002)He was, at first, incoherent with rage, and, with his clearly visible, ever-mounting blood pressure, we feared an apoplectic stroke. THE LONELY SEA (2002)
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