Definition of apoplectically in English:



  • See apoplectic

    • ‘Summing up for the prosecution, Oborne spluttered apoplectically, shook his fists, and looked as though he was on the verge of a heart attack’.’
    • ‘It occurred to me because I was stuck in traffic next to a young man in an old Honda who was apoplectically outraged that we were not all zooming down the highway.’
    • ‘Aida, who had been gurgling apoplectically, sprang snarling from the basket, and made for the intruder open-mouthed.’
    • ‘Where property taxes take the place of income taxes, as in New Hampshire for example, politicians foam apoplectically about the injustice of raising money through the regressive property tax.’