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Riled-up

DEFINITION

Irked. Worried. Troubled and ready to retaliate from an other’s words or actions. (Compare to Set one’s teeth on edge, Mad as a hornet or Have a fit.) {See 50 Levels of Anger video}

“Your constant complaints about the government have gotten my wife all riled up. I want you to stop talking about it.”

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