overstrung definition

  • adjective:
    • Too painful and sensitive, nervous, or tense.
    • Too firmly strung: an overstrung archery bow.
    • exceptionally tight or nervous
    • Strung too tightly
    • too securely strung
    • becoming in a tense condition
  • others:
    • Too very strung; also sensitively arranged.
    • Noting a pianoforte in which the strings are arranged in two sets, one crossing obliquely across other.

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