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high-strung

adjective  /ˈhɑɪˈstrʌŋ/
easily becoming worried or upset, and finding it difficult to relax: As a teenager she was high-strung and restless.
Translations of “high-strung”
in Korean 아주 예민한…
in Arabic في مُنتهى التوَتّر…
in Portuguese nervoso, irritadiço…
in Catalan nerviós, molt alterable…
in Japanese 神経質な…
in Italian molto teso…
(Definition of high-strung from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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