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English definition of “steamed up”

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steamed up

angry, especially about something that other people do not think is important: She got all steamed up about the books being left on the tables.
Translations of “steamed up”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指為瑣事)非常惱火的,憤怒的…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指为琐事)非常恼火的,愤怒的…
(Definition of steamed up from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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