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worked up

adjective

: very angry, excited, or upset about something

Full Definition of WORKED UP

:  emotionally aroused :  excited

Examples of WORKED UP

  1. What is she so worked up about?
  2. He got all worked up over the football game.

First Known Use of WORKED UP

1874
WORKED UP Defined for Kids

worked up

adjective

Definition of WORKED UP for Kids

:  emotionally excited and especially angry or upset <… Mr. Noble got himself worked up about the damage done to his crop … — Karen Hesse, Out of the Dust>

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