pumped

adjective
\ˈpəm(p)t \

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

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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 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 The U.S. electric system has 2.5 gigawatts of pumped hydro storage capacity, but most of the good, cheap sites are already occupied, and creating new reservoirs is not environmentally benign. Alexis Madrigal, WIRED, "Bottled Wind Could Be as Constant as Coal," 9 Mar. 2010 TCM FEST: LET’S GET PUMPEDMy three favorite events to cover each year are Oscar night, Telluride weekend, and the TCM Classic Film Festival, a film buff bacchanal which hits Hollywood this year April 6–9. Rebecca Keegan, VanityFair.com, "The Matrix Remake No One Asked For," 15 Mar. 2017 TCM FEST: LET’S GET PUMPEDMy three favorite events to cover each year are Oscar night, Telluride weekend, and the TCM Classic Film Festival, a film buff bacchanal which hits Hollywood this year April 6–9. Vanityfair.com, VanityFair.com, "The Matrix Remake No One Asked For," 15 Mar. 2017

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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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pumped

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of pumped

: excited and enthusiastic about something

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