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het up

[het] /hɛt/
noun, Informal.
1.
indignant; irate; upset:
She was really het up about the new city tax.
2.
enthusiastic:
John is suddenly het up about racing cars.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25; het, archaic or dial. past participle of heat + up
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British Dictionary definitions for het-up

het up

adjective
1.
angry; excited: too many people are getting het up about money in rugby
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