high-voltage

[ hahy-vohl-tij ]
/ ˈhaɪˈvoʊl tɪdʒ /
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adjective

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

Nearby words

  1. high-test,
  2. high-ticket,
  3. high-toned,
  4. high-top,
  5. high-up,
  6. high-water mark,
  7. high-wire act,
  8. high-wrought,
  9. highball,
  10. highbinder

Origin of high-voltage

First recorded in 1965–70

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