lit up

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lit up (comparative more lit up, superlative most lit up)

  1. illuminated
  2. (slang) exhilarated, excited; showing signs of emotion
    • 1998, Josephine Tey, The Franchise Affair, page 97
      You wondered what she would be like when she was lit up. Excited, I mean; not tight.
    • 2005, Jim Greer, James Greer, Steven Soderbergh, Guided by Voices: a brief history
      I don't know if Bob remembers the whole thing either; he was pretty lit up.
    • 2010, Jeff Somners, The Terminal State
      Her thin, pretty face was lit up with an ancient sort of rage.


lit up

  1. simple past tense and past participle of light up