Simple Definition of worked up
: very angry, excited, or upset about something
Full Definition of worked up
: emotionally aroused : excited
Examples of worked up
What is she so worked up about?
He got all worked up over the football game.
First Known Use of worked up
WORKED UP Defined for Kids
Definition of worked up
: 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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