Definition of pumped
- pumped for the football game
the whole city's so pumped for this championship that it's unbelievable
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agog, antsy, anxious, ardent, athirst, avid, crazy, desirous, eager, enthused, enthusiastic, excited, great, greedy, gung ho, hot, hungry, impatient, keen, nuts, raring, solicitous, thirsty, voracious, wild;
champing at the bit, chomping at the bit;
: excited and enthusiastic about something
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