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Excessively emotional, excited, aroused or angry
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“It's hard to imagine anyone ever getting quite so worked up over these new buses.”
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Characterized by or displaying a frenetic excitement or energy
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Angry, resentful, or embarrassed
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Thrilled
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(informal) Full of excitement for a particular subject, activity or event
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Filled with intense emotion or passion
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Not tolerant of views, beliefs, or behaviour that differ from one's own
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To have triggered a passionate feeling or reaction
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“He hadn't succeeded in the ring because he hadn't been able to work up feelings of hate for his opponents.”
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To have advanced or promoted the growth of
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To have thrown into a state of distress marked by confusion
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To have expressed in greater detail
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Past tense for to plan, produce or develop something
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“Lately, Congressional committees have tried to work up a solution to get this replacement construction started early.”
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Past tense for to summon up a feeling or passion
“It took weeks for me to work up the courage to speak to her.”
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Past tense for to excite to an excessive degree
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Past tense for to be the cause of
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Past tense for summon positive emotion (especially courage)
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Past tense for to frighten or cause fear in
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Past tense for to ignite
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Past tense for excite, please
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Past tense for to agitate or stir up
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Past tense for to grow strongly and vigorously
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Past tense for to conspire to devise (a plot or plan)
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Past tense for to develop gradually
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