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spring fever

a listless, lazy, or restless feeling commonly associated with the beginning of spring.
Origin of spring fever
1855-60, Americanism Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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  • I had been hoping that this was a new form of spring-fever which would eventually work its way out of his system.

    The Prairie Child Arthur Stringer
  • Even in the spring-fever period we didn't get engaged to any extent.

    At Good Old Siwash George Fitch
British Dictionary definitions for spring-fever

spring fever

the feeling of restlessness experienced by many people at the onset of spring
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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