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psyched

slang Very excited, enthusiastic, and mentally prepared (for something). I am so psyched to be here! I know you're all psyched to get started, but there are a few things we need to go over first. I want you to give them a prep talk to get them psyched for the game!
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psyched out

slang Feeling jittery or mentally unprepared as a result as a result of being overwhelmed. I got so psyched out thinking about standing up and performing in front of all those people. Don't get psyched out by his mind games—just focus on what you came here to do.
See also: out, psyche

psyched up

slang Very excited, enthusiastic, and mentally prepared (for something). I am so psyched up to be here! I know you're all psyched up to get started, but there are a few things we need to go over first. I want you to give them a prep talk to get them psyched up for the game!
See also: psyche, up

psyched (out)

 
1. Inf. excited; overwhelmed; thrilled. She's really psyched out. That's great. I'm really psyched about my new job!
2. Inf. intoxicated. She's just lying there psyched out. Two beers and a shot of whiskey and he was psyched out.
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psyched (up)

Inf. completely mentally ready (for something). I'm really psyched for this test. The team isn't psyched up enough to do a good job.
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psyched up (for something)

Inf. excited and enthusiastic. I can play a great tennis game if I'm psyched up. She is really psyched up for the game.
See also: psyche, up

psyched (out)

1. mod. excited; overwhelmed; thrilled. She’s really psyched out.
2. mod. alcohol or drug intoxicated. (Drugs.) She’s just lying there, so psyched out.
See also: out, psyche

psyched

verb
See also: psyche

psyched (up)

mod. completely mentally ready (for something). I’m really psyched for this test.
See also: psyche, up

psyched

verb
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