/strʌŋ / (say strung)

1. past tense and past participle of string.
2. strung out like Brown's cows, Colloquial (of a group of people) proceeding in a disorderly and irregularly spread line.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • strung up — Nervously tensed • • • Main Entry: ↑string * * * strung up UK [ˌstrʌŋ ˈʌp] US adjective british informal nervous and excited Thesaurus: feeling interested and excitedsynonym feeling worried and nervous …   Useful english dictionary

  • Strung — Strung, imp. & p. p. of {String}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • strung — past tense of STRING (Cf. string) (v.). In reference to nerves, feelings, etc., from 1840. Slang strung out addicted is recorded from 1959 …   Etymology dictionary

  • strung — strung; un·strung; …   English syllables

  • strung — [struŋ] vt., vi. pt. & alt. pp. of STRING ☆ strung out Slang 1. suffering from the physical or mental effects of addiction to a narcotic drug 2. mentally exhausted or extremely nervous …   English World dictionary

  • strung — /strung/, v. pt. and pp. of string. * * * …   Universalium

  • strung-up — adj BrE informal very nervous, worried, or excited …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • strung — [strʌŋ] the past tense and past participle of ↑string 2 …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Strung — String String (str[i^]ng), v. t. [imp. {Strung} (str[u^]ng); p. p. {Strung} (R. {Stringed} (str[i^]ngd)); p. pr. & vb. n. {Stringing}.] 1. To furnish with strings; as, to string a violin. [1913 Webster] Has not wise nature strung the legs and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Strung Up — Infobox Album | Name = Strung Up Type = live Artist = Sweet Released = November 1975 Recorded = 1973 1975 Genre = Rock Length = 74:17 Label = RCA Records Producer = Sweet Reviews = *Allmusic Rating|4|5 [ sql=10 …   Wikipedia

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