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high-strung
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  • Angus and Leora kept up a high-strung chatter, while Martin stalked beside them, silent, sulky, proud of being sulky.
  • I was pretty high-strung.

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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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