worked up about (something)

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worked up about (something)

In a state of mental or emotional agitation due to something. You're getting worked up about nothing—I'm sure the doctor will tell you it's nothing. Mom sounded really worked up about it when I spoke to her on the phone. The professor said she really needed to speak with me later, and now I'm all worked up about it. What if I'm failing the course?
See also: up, work