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hyped-up

[hahypt-uhp] /ˈhaɪptˈʌp/
adjective, Informal.
1.
intensively or excessively stimulated or exaggerated:
an economy hyped-up by arms spending.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50
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British Dictionary definitions for hyped up

hyped up

adjective
1.
(slang) stimulated or excited by or as if by the effect of a stimulating drug
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Slang definitions & phrases for hyped up

hyped-up

adjective
  1. False; fake; hoked-up, phony: no hyped-up glamour/ the woman's archly hyped-up language (1940s+)
  2. Excited; overstimulated; hyper: I leave early, hyped-up, impressed, nauseated/ The game gets him ''hyped up,'' and ''releases energy'' in the same way that football does (1938+)

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