shook-up

adjective
\ ˌshu̇k-ˈəp How to pronounce shook-up (audio) \

Definition of shook-up

: nervously upset : agitated

First Known Use of shook-up

1897, in the meaning defined above

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“Shook-up.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/shook-up. Accessed 4 Mar. 2021.

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