We never could get along together at all, because he is so high-strung and overbearing.
Though still slight of build I was wiry, high-strung and quick of movement.
It was eloquent, vibrating with eloquence, but too high-strung, I think.
Starbright was right in saying Dade Morgan was proud and high-strung.
The high-strung gaiety, the drinking, the overtranking, the relaxation ...