high-voltage

[ hahy-vohl-tij ]
/ ˈhaɪˈvoʊl tɪdʒ /

adjective

operating on or powered by high voltage: a high-voltage generator.
Informal. dynamic; powerful: a high-voltage theatrical entrepreneur.

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Origin of high-voltage

First recorded in 1965–70
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