pumped

adjective
\ ˈpəm(p)t How to pronounce pumped (audio) \

Definition of pumped

: filled with energetic excitement and enthusiasm pumped for the football game

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Examples of pumped in a Sentence

the whole city's so pumped for this championship that it's unbelievable
Recent Examples on the Web That compares to 23 GW of pumped hydro and 1 GW of battery storage on the grid in 2019. Abby Smith, Washington Examiner, "Clean energy groups band behind target of majority renewables by 2030," 2 June 2020 Those renewables would be supported by 100 gigawatts of energy storage — about 40 GW of pumped hydro storage and 85 GW of battery storage. Abby Smith, Washington Examiner, "Clean energy groups band behind target of majority renewables by 2030," 2 June 2020 Rising stars like Megan Thee Stallion, Summer Walker, Rex Orange County, Ari Lennox and DaBaby have to feel pretty pumped about their Coachella poster font size right now. Jason Lipshutz, Billboard, "Coachella 2020 Lineup: 10 Immediate Reactions," 3 Jan. 2020 So proud of my wife @brittanylynnlutz and so pumped for our lil family to grow into 3 + Koda 🙂 🙏 Get here already 😇!!!! Jen Juneau, PEOPLE.com, "Dad-to-Be Kellan Lutz Is 'So Excited' to Have a Daughter on the Way: It's a 'Home Run'," 15 Jan. 2020 Still so pumped about this helmet can’t thank @katefegley1 and the guys @offaxispaint for doing such an amazing job @mcewenart does sick airbrush work with crazy detail!! Michelle R. Martinelli, For The Win, "Dale Earnhardt Sr.'s grandson found the perfect way to honor the late NASCAR driver," 16 Feb. 2018 At SpaceX Mission Control in Southern California, employees screamed, whistled and raised pumped fists into the air as the launch commentators called off each milestone. Marcia Dunn, Houston Chronicle, "SpaceX's big new rocket blasts off, puts sports car in space," 6 Feb. 2018 And a parent who isn't so pumped with her child's romantic choice. Carol Motsinger, Cincinnati.com, "Tired of endless sequels? Don't miss these original films this summer," 15 June 2018 Still so pumped about this helmet can’t thank @katefegley1 and the guys @offaxispaint for doing such an amazing job @mcewenart does sick airbrush work with crazy detail!! Michelle R. Martinelli, For The Win, "Dale Earnhardt Sr.'s grandson found the perfect way to honor the late NASCAR driver," 16 Feb. 2018

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First Known Use of pumped

1984, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of pumped was in 1984

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24 Jun 2020

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“Pumped.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pumped. Accessed 8 Jul. 2020.

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pumped

adjective
How to pronounce pumped (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of pumped

US, informal : excited and enthusiastic about something

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