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verem|o's vt 1 (Med Old) to infect [ ] with tuberculosis 2 [Fig] to put [ ] into terrible despair; annoy [ ] terribly

verem|o'set vpr 1 (Med Old) to become consumptive (contract tuberculosis) 2 [Fig] to fall into terrible despair; become terribly annoyed

III adj (i) 1 (Med Old) suffering from tuberculosis: consumptive, tubercular 2 [Fig] in terrible despair; terribly annoyed
IV n (i) person with consumption/tuberculosis: consumptive