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English definition of “het up”

het up

adjective [after verb]     /ˌhetˈʌp/ US  /ˌhet̬-/ UK informal
worried or angry and not calm: There's no need to get so het up about a few dirty dishes in the sink!Anxious and worriedAngry and displeasedBad-tempered
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