Synonyms of get steamed up in English:

get steamed up

See definition of steam


1‘he got really steamed up about forgetting his papers’

become agitated, get worked up, get overwrought, get flustered, panic, become panic-stricken
informal get het up, get into a state, get into a tizzy, get uptight, get into a stew, get the willies, get the heebie-jeebies, go into a flat spin
British informal have kittens, have an attack of the wobblies

calm down

2‘they get steamed up about the media’

become very angry, become enraged, go into a rage, lose one's temper
informal get mad, go mad, go crazy, go wild, see red, go bananas, hit the roof, go through the roof, go up the wall, go off the deep end, fly off the handle, blow one's top, blow a fuse, blow a gasket, lose one's rag, go ape, flip, flip one's lid, go non-linear, go ballistic, go psycho
British informal go crackers, go spare, do one's nut
North American informal flip one's wig, blow one's lid, blow one's stack
vulgar slang go apeshit