- intensively or excessively stimulated or exaggerated: an economy hyped-up by arms spending.
Origin of hyped-up
First recorded in 1945–50
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Examples from the Web for hyped-up
Despite a hyped-up reception in online forums, the teachings were low-key.Anwar al-Awlaki Continues to Inspire Islamists
November 23, 2011
Its energy-absorption rate, figured in terms of growth, expressed as a hyped-up discontinuous progression.The Leech