- 1Abnormally or extremely active: a hyperactive pituitary glandMore example sentences
- After about five days patients enter a second phase in which they are restless but not hyperactive or hostile and are now cooperative.
- The hyperactive groups, however, did not differ from each other in the number of time estimation errors.
- So where does this tale of abnormal, sane, hyperactive ambition begin?
- 1.1(Of a child) showing constantly active and sometimes disruptive behavior.More example sentences
- I have three hyperactive children and two of them have behavioural problems, so I really need a job I can do at home.
- Blue softens the energy of hyperactive children's rooms.
- Willoughby, an attention-seeking hyperactive child, was, by his mid to late teens, violently deranged.
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- The United States' destructive hyperactivity in Iraq cannot be disentangled from its neglect of global warming.
- And they warned these colourings have been linked to allergies, asthma, migraines, hyperactivity in children and even cancer.
- Each teacher was asked to respond to the 13 items relating to hyperactivity as exhibited in the classroom context.
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