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high-strung
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Heart of Darkness
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  • It was eloquent, vibrating with eloquence, but too high-strung, I think.

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  • I always knew Cassie was rather high-strung, but Little Man!
    Mildred D. Taylor  --  Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry
  • But Dina is high-strung by nature.
    Christina Baker Kline  --  Orphan Train

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