Definition of jacked in English:

jacked

(also jacked up)

adjective

US
informal
  • 1Physically or mentally stimulated from the effects of a drug or stimulant.

    ‘a racing car driver, jacked up on amphetamines’
    • ‘Watching a movie while jacked up on valkyr often yields startling insights into the filmmaker's vision.’
    • ‘Would be funnier if I was seven and jacked up on Count Chocula.’
    • ‘Even if she wasn't … she's too jacked up to hear you right now.’
    • ‘Sleepy jacked up on trucker pep-pills?’
    • ‘Maybe more people would be honest and not cheat to compete outside their class, but think how fun boxing could be or even speed skating if a few players could be jacked up.’
    • ‘Don't drive your truck when you're all jacked up.’
    • ‘"The public" brims with more questions than a 4-yr-old jacked up on PixieStix.’
    • ‘Those, though, are too unreal to jolt and sillier than a pack of Girl Scouts jacked up on cotton candy and soda pop.’
    • ‘He was still pretty much jacked up on drugs, and the rest of the team had practically left.’
    • ‘Were they really all too jacked up on hormones to make their brain function enough to form coherent speech?’
    • ‘The band informs, "We'll get her jacked up on some cheap champagne / We'll let the good times all roll out."’
    • ‘Yeah, it's a fun song, glorying in getting "all jacked up" but also providing a warning.’
    • ‘"I always knew that that Steve was a jacked up little-"’
    • ‘I hadn't been this jacked since a menthol speedball hit the streets in '99.’
    • ‘We don't know for sure whether or not they're getting jacked up.’
    • ‘I suppose he probably was jacked up about 98% of the time in 1974.’
    • ‘I am far too jacked up on coffee to think.’
    • ‘I'm jacked up on Mountain Dew and Hersey Bars.’
    • ‘And how else are you going stop a 350 pound guy, all jacked up on drugs?’
    • ‘With two new stimulants that will get you totally JACKED and shred you like nothing else on the market, we dare you to try SPEED just once.’
    1. 1.1 Full of nervous excitement.
      ‘we're jacked about going to the semifinals’
      • ‘It is a movie so jacked up on its own hedonistic excess that it'll sweep viewers along on its wild ride without really providing much to chew on.’
      • ‘I don't drink coffee so I use politics like caffeine, to get me jacked up and angry at the beginning of the day.’
      • ‘How jacked are the Greeks of their team's success?’
      • ‘Woe betide any jacked up little country that decides it should pursue its own people's interests.’
      • ‘Gordon was "jacked to be in the Himalaya."’
      • ‘We're jacked up about it.’
      • ‘I'm so jacked up, because I've just won three holes.’
      • ‘I'm still jacked up about this one.’
      • ‘I spent the rest of Thursday reminding myself just how much I suck for being so jacked about a stupid video game.’
      • ‘This seems to get everyone jacked.’
      • ‘Oh, the fans and media may tell the truth about how important a win is, but the coaches and players won't usually admit to being jacked by a solid "W."’
      • ‘Everybody is jacked up about it, but I don't know if it's going to be that great or not.’
      • ‘Who else is jacked to see how the AFC West race plays out?’
      • ‘The Saints appeared to be jacked up against the Dolphins, and they did a nice job at times of getting on Ricky Williams.’
      • ‘I never fall asleep right away, because I'm so jacked up from the day.’
      • ‘Obviously I'm jacked up about it.’
      • ‘"They are going to have some momentum from their win against UBC, but sometimes it's hard to come off an emotional high and get jacked up again," explained Clark.’
      • ‘I'm just so jacked up about being with these guys and having the chance to compete again.’
      • ‘Still collectively jacked up on an 'I Am Canadian' buzz, the reaction was visceral.’
      • ‘I was jacked.’
  • 2(of a person) having very well-developed muscles.

    ‘back in his wrestling prime, he was nicknamed the 'Anabolic Warrior' for his jacked-up physique’
    • ‘Though he's not as jacked as he was in the previous film, he shoulders a good deal of on-screen charm.’
    • ‘He was huge, I mean "Jacked."’
    • ‘The Quarter Deck restaurant with its view, nautical atmosphere, fine menu and really jacked staff is special.’
    • ‘You don't realize it because he's so huge, but the dude is just jacked.’
    • ‘Not jacked huge, but round huge …’
    • ‘Your veins will stick out like a garden hose and your muscles will be jacked up beyond belief.’
    • ‘Kickbox Bootcamp is fronted a fitness expert who is so jacked she would have little trouble beating me to death with my own spleen.’
    • ‘Statistically, young males (in which stellar grouping I count my ripped, jacked, amped 183 pound form) are 54% more likely to take a day off if they feel fluey than any other group of people.’
    • ‘But Sean ain't your average jacked up freak.’
    • ‘Living in Manhattan, we see about 300 meatheads everyday wearing t-shirts that are about six sizes too small because they think they're jacked and they want everyone to think that they're jacked, even though they usually aren't.’
    • ‘Yes sir, I will be ripped, shredded, jacked and fat-free.’
    • ‘Poor wimps have no idea what it feels like to be this jacked and strong.’
    • ‘She leads her crew of two other jacked women through the exercise on a nice sunny beachfront.’
    • ‘Then you had these two acrobats, a male and a female, both jacked, bending and lifting and putting their bodies into positions that appear to be physically impossible.’
    • ‘He is a big jacked up guy who looks like he can easily kill anyone with his bare hands.’
    • ‘He's so jacked, I feel like a 8 year old girl whenever I'm near his presence.’
    • ‘Aside from the standard training advice, you should focus on two big components to get jacked: protein and creatine.’
    • ‘All my stomach muscles, all my butt muscles are jacked up.’
    strong, brawny, muscly, sinewy, well built, powerfully built, well muscled, burly, strapping, sturdy, rugged, powerful, broad-shouldered, athletic, well knit, muscle-bound, herculean, manly
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Pronunciation

jacked

/dʒakt/