jactitate

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v jactitate move or stir about violently "The feverish patient thrashed around in his bed"
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Usage

In literature:

Suits of Jactitation of Marriage.
"Enquire Within Upon Everything" by Anonymous
Great restlessness and jactitation set in with the renewal of the circulation in the extremities.
"Scientific American Supplement, Vol. XIX, No. 470, Jan. 3, 1885" by Various
Incessant vomiting, delirium, and jactitation also occur.
"A System of Practical Medicine by American Authors, Vol. I" by Various
However she began a suit of jactitation against Hervey.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 7" by Various
Jactitation of marriage is a suit that is very rare.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 2" by Various
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