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worked up

adj
agitated or excited
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Adj.1.worked up - (of persons) excessively affected by emotion; "he would become emotional over nothing at all"; "she was worked up about all the noise"
agitated - troubled emotionally and usually deeply; "agitated parents"
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worked up

adjective
Feeling a very strong emotion:
Informal: psyched.
Slang: stoked, turned-on.
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Translations

worked up

[ˌwɜːktˈʌp] adj to get worked upandare su tutte le furie
don't get all worked up! → non agitarti tanto!
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A review of extensively worked up cases at the cardiac arrhythmia center of the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, found that the etiology remained unknown in more than a third.