Definitions for high-strung
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word high-strung
edgy, high-strung, highly strung, jittery, jumpy, nervy, overstrung, restive, uptight(adj)
being in a tense state
Nervous; anxious; excited or excitable.
Three cups of coffee made him a fidgety and high-strung lecturer.
strung to a high pitch; spirited; sensitive; as, a high-strung horse
Find a translation for the high-strung definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
Are we missing a good definition for high-strung? Don't keep it to yourself...
The Web's Largest Resource for
Definitions & Translations
A Member Of The STANDS4 Network
Nearby & related entries:
Alternative searches for high-strung:
Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.