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high-wrought

[ hahy-rawt ]
/ ˈhaɪˈrɔt /
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adjective

highly agitated; overwrought.

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high-top, high-up, high-voltage, high-water mark, high-wire act, high-wrought, highball, highbinder, highborn, highboy, highbred

Origin of high-wrought

First recorded in 1595–1605
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