Definitions for high-strung
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
highly sensitive or nervous in temperament.
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
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