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’
    • ‘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.’
    • ‘The band informs, "We'll get her jacked up on some cheap champagne / We'll let the good times all roll out."’
    • ‘Those, though, are too unreal to jolt and sillier than a pack of Girl Scouts jacked up on cotton candy and soda pop.’
    • ‘We don't know for sure whether or not they're getting jacked up.’
    • ‘"The public" brims with more questions than a 4-yr-old jacked up on PixieStix.’
    • ‘I suppose he probably was jacked up about 98% of the time in 1974.’
    • ‘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.’
    • ‘I hadn't been this jacked since a menthol speedball hit the streets in '99.’
    • ‘Sleepy jacked up on trucker pep-pills?’
    • ‘He was still pretty much jacked up on drugs, and the rest of the team had practically left.’
    • ‘And how else are you going stop a 350 pound guy, all jacked up on drugs?’
    • ‘I am far too jacked up on coffee to think.’
    • ‘"I always knew that that Steve was a jacked up little-"’
    • ‘Even if she wasn't … she's too jacked up to hear you right now.’
    • ‘Yeah, it's a fun song, glorying in getting "all jacked up" but also providing a warning.’
    • ‘Don't drive your truck when you're all jacked up.’
    • ‘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.’
    • ‘I'm jacked up on Mountain Dew and Hersey Bars.’
    • ‘Were they really all too jacked up on hormones to make their brain function enough to form coherent speech?’
    1. 1.1 Full of nervous excitement.
      ‘we're jacked about going to the semifinals’
      • ‘We're jacked up about it.’
      • ‘I was jacked.’
      • ‘Gordon was "jacked to be in the Himalaya."’
      • ‘Who else is jacked to see how the AFC West race plays out?’
      • ‘"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.’
      • ‘Everybody is jacked up about it, but I don't know if it's going to be that great or not.’
      • ‘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'm so jacked up, because I've just won three holes.’
      • ‘I spent the rest of Thursday reminding myself just how much I suck for being so jacked about a stupid video game.’
      • ‘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."’
      • ‘Obviously I'm jacked up about it.’
      • ‘This seems to get everyone jacked.’
      • ‘I'm still jacked up about this one.’
      • ‘How jacked are the Greeks of their team's success?’
      • ‘The Saints appeared to be jacked up against the Dolphins, and they did a nice job at times of getting on Ricky Williams.’
      • ‘I don't drink coffee so I use politics like caffeine, to get me jacked up and angry at the beginning of the day.’
      • ‘I'm just so jacked up about being with these guys and having the chance to compete again.’
      • ‘Woe betide any jacked up little country that decides it should pursue its own people's interests.’
      • ‘Still collectively jacked up on an 'I Am Canadian' buzz, the reaction was visceral.’
      • ‘I never fall asleep right away, because I'm so jacked up from the day.’
  • 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.’
    • ‘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 was huge, I mean "Jacked."’
    • ‘The Quarter Deck restaurant with its view, nautical atmosphere, fine menu and really jacked staff is special.’
    • ‘Yes sir, I will be ripped, shredded, jacked and fat-free.’
    • ‘You don't realize it because he's so huge, but the dude is just jacked.’
    • ‘Aside from the standard training advice, you should focus on two big components to get jacked: protein and creatine.’
    • ‘Poor wimps have no idea what it feels like to be this jacked and strong.’
    • ‘He's so jacked, I feel like a 8 year old girl whenever I'm near his presence.’
    • ‘Your veins will stick out like a garden hose and your muscles will be jacked up beyond belief.’
    • ‘Not jacked huge, but round huge …’
    • ‘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.’
    • ‘He is a big jacked up guy who looks like he can easily kill anyone with his bare hands.’
    • ‘All my stomach muscles, all my butt muscles are jacked up.’
    • ‘But Sean ain't your average jacked up freak.’
    • ‘Kickbox Bootcamp is fronted a fitness expert who is so jacked she would have little trouble beating me to death with my own spleen.’
    • ‘She leads her crew of two other jacked women through the exercise on a nice sunny beachfront.’
    • ‘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.’
    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/