keyed up Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"keyed up" in British English

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keyed upadjective [after verb]

uk   us   /ˌkiːdˈʌp/
very ​excited or ​nervous, usually before an ​importantevent: He always gets ​keyed up about ​tests.
(Definition of keyed up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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keyed upadjective

 us   /ˈkidˈʌp/
excited or ​nervous: She was too keyed up to ​sleep.
(Definition of keyed up from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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