hopped-up

[ hopt-uhp ]
/ ˈhɒptˈʌp /

adjective Slang.

excited; enthusiastic; exuberant, especially overexuberant.
having an engine with added power: a hopped-up jalopy.
stimulated by narcotics; drugged; doped.

Origin of hopped-up

First recorded in 1920–25
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for hopped-up

  • Maybe there would be a place in the asteroids for a hopped-up superman.

    Anything You Can Do ...|Gordon Randall Garrett
  • Maybe they'd have a place in the asteroids for a hopped-up superman.

    Anything You Can Do|Gordon Randall Garrett
  • Then where is this hopped-up layout anyway, fellah, if it ain't on Earth?

    Zehru of Xollar|Hal K. Wells