HyperDic: overstrung

English > 2 senses of the word overstrung:
ADJECTIVEalloverstrung, edgy, high-strung, highly strung, jittery, jumpy, nervy, restive, uptightbeing in a tense state
alloverstrungtoo tightly strung
English > overstrung: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningIn a tense state.
Synonymsedgy, high-strung, highly strung, jittery, jumpy, nervy, restive, uptight
BroadertenseIn or of a state of physical or nervous tension
Spanishagobiado, inquieto, intranquilo, nerviosa, nervioso
Catalaninquiet, irritable, nerviós
English > overstrung: 2 senses > adjective 2
MeaningToo tightly strung.
Example"an overstrung archery bow"
Broadertensetaut or rigid

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