worked up

[ wurkt-uhp ]SEE DEFINITION OF worked up

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It is not necessary that all of the fondant be worked up at once.

The latter was worked up by the chafing speeches of the Marshal.

I should think a mother had cause to be worked up over an accident like that.

A Frenchman all through, from the way he got worked up over Alsace-Lorraine.

The Indians were now worked up to a condition of irresponsible madness.

A look showed him that some gravel had worked up into an old sore.

And I could just hug you for being so worked up in the interests of the 211 League.

It's the way reputations are worked up for fortune-tellers by the faithful.

I know it's hard at first—but—getting yourself all worked up is bad for you.

The nobles are worked up in their ship, as well as the humblest reefer of them all.

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