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pumped

 (pŭmpt)
adj. Slang
Emotionally excited; enthusiastic or eager. Often used with up: football players who were pumped up about the championship game.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.pumped - tense with excitement and enthusiasm as from a rush of adrenaline; "we were really pumped up for the race"; "he was so pumped he couldn't sleep"
colloquialism - a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech
tense - in or of a state of physical or nervous tension
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Then we pumped with the feeble head-pump, drew water with buckets, and in this way managed in time to pour lots of Indian Ocean into the main hatch.
This product is then treated electrically, or rather certain proportions of refined electric vibrations are incorporated with it, and the result is then pumped to the five principal air centers of the planet where, as it is released, contact with the ether of space transforms it into atmosphere.
Over called to his wife, who brought into the yard a pail made of some kind of baked dough, and Dorothy pumped the pail full of cool, sweet milk and drank it eagerly.
The specific needs for the capacity of rotary pumps mainly depend on the viscosity of the fluid that needs to be pumped. As rotary pumps are commonly used in applications where highly viscous fluids need to be handled, the demand for rotary pumps with smaller capacities is likely to remain high.
The pumping effect of these ejector pumps is created through the diffusion of the gases that are pumped into the vapor jet.
If the tank that is receiving return fuel and vapor is full, the excess will be pumped overboard, reducing the range of the airplane.
The toffee production cycle starts with uncooked toffee mixture at a temperature of between 40 C and 50 C and this has to be pumped around the factory to various points where it is drawn off for the addition of ingredients that go into formulating the toffee mix.
The APEXS range is a unique design of a positive displacement pump that transfers energy from a high pressure hydraulic power pack to the fluid being pumped using a patented Annular Pressure EXchange System, ideally suited for mine dewatering applications, the company added.
A peristaltic pump has a set of rollers that squeeze a tube that contains the pumped chlorine.
2 : to fill by using a pump <I pumped up my tires.>