Meaning of WIRED in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ waɪə(r)d ]


If someone is wired , they are tense, nervous, and unable to relax. ( mainly AM INFORMAL )

Tonight he is manic, wired and uptight.

= edgy, uptight

ADJ : usu v-link ADJ


A computer, organization, or person that is wired has the equipment that is necessary to use the Internet. ( INFORMAL )

Once more people are wired, the potential to change the mainstream media will be huge.



Wired is used to describe material or clothing that has wires sewn into it in order to keep it stiff.

...a length of wired ribbon.

ADJ : usu ADJ n

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