highly strung

US and Canadian high-strung

adjective

tense and easily upset; excitable; nervous

Nearby words

  1. highlight,
  2. highlight halftone,
  3. highlighter,
  4. highline,
  5. highly,
  6. highmore's body,
  7. highness,
  8. highroad,
  9. highsmith,
  10. hight

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