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amped

slang
1. Very excited or enthusiastic. Dude, I'm so amped for the concert tonight—I can't wait to finally see my favorite band live! We were totally amped for our island vacation—that is, until we got to the airport and found out that our flight had been canceled. I was too amped for my first game and didn't play well at all.
2. Angry or annoyed. Mom must be pretty amped today because she just yelled at me for no reason. What are you so amped for? I said I was sorry. You took her yogurt out of the communal fridge? No wonder she's amped.
3. High on drugs, specifically methamphetamines. Emily's behavior was so wild and erratic that I began to wonder if she was amped. A: "Didn't she say she was tired earlier? Where did she get all this energy from?" B: "I bet she's amped." It was really scary—the guy was so amped that he just started seizing out of nowhere.
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amped-up

1. Very excited or enthusiastic. Dude, I'm so amped-up for the concert tonight—I can't wait to finally see my favorite band live! We were totally amped-up for our island vacation—that is, until we got to the airport and found out that our flight had been canceled. I was too amped-up for my first game and didn't play well at all.
2. More interesting or exciting. Wow, the plot is definitely amped-up in her most recent edit. The first movie was full of crazy car chases, and, somehow, the sequel is even more amped-up! These mud-slinging ads have certainly amped-up the mayoral election.

amps

slang Amphetamines, a type of stimulant drug often abused or used recreationally. Emily's behavior was so wild and erratic that I began to wonder if she was on amps. A: "Didn't she say she was tired earlier? Where did she get all this energy from?" B: "I bet she's on amps." The guy must be on amps, and he just started seizing out of nowhere—it was so scary.
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D

vulgar slang An abbreviation of "dick," a slang term for "penis." A: "Have a good date! Go get that D!" B: "Don't be gross, Sarah."
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amped

1. mod. high on methamphetamine. She is so amped that she could fly!
2. mod. excited. Don’t get so amped! Chill!
3. mod. angry. I got so amped, I nearly hit him.
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amps

n. amphetamines. (Drugs.) I never do any drugs except maybe a few amps now and then, and the odd downer, and maybe a little grass on weekends, but nothing really hard.
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D

verb
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