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live wirenoun [C]

 /ˈlɑɪv ˈwaɪr/
someone who is very ​energetic and has an ​enthusiasticpersonality: My ​sister was the ​livewire and I was always called "the ​quiet one."
(Definition of live wire from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “live wire”
in Chinese (Simplified) 机灵鬼,活跃的人…
in Chinese (Traditional) 機靈鬼,活躍的人…
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