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Definition of "worked-up" []

  • Agitated or excited (adjective)

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Use "worked-up" in a sentence
  • "I rarely see much tangible progress on that front, which is why the "space is hard" claims always get me worked-up! former CA resident"
  • "As to the Canadian hockey team, people get worked-up over the littlest things, I understand that there needs to be rules for this stuff otherwise people would be rioting after every win, but come on."
  • "An interesting intermediate case is kudos, which I get moderately worked-up about, but not as much as over failsafe"
  • "I rarely see much tangible progress on that front, which is why the "space is hard" claims always get me worked-up! former CA resident"
  • "It is not improbable that Parliament had been stampeded by a worked-up excitement in its lobbies; for very soon it appeared that the great mass of Englishmen were unchanged in their opinion of proper colonial policy; and, as was discovered in later years, the stoppage of the American trade did not seriously injure the business or commercial interests of England."