Examples of live wire in a Sentence
She's a real live wire.
the babysitter will have her hands full with those two little live wires
First Known Use of live wire
live wire Synonyms
Synonymsdynamo, fireball, pistol
Related Wordsbootstrapper, go-ahead, go-getter, highflier (or highflyer), hummer, hustler, powerhouse, rustler, self-starter; achiever, comer, dasher; doer, enterpriser
Near Antonymsdawdler, idler, loafer, lounger, trifler; clock-watcher, goldbrick, shirker, slacker; couch potato, deadbeat, do-nothing, drone, layabout, lazybones, slouch, slug, slugabed, sluggard; dallier, laggard, lingerer, loiterer, slowpoke, stick-in-the-mud
LIVE WIRE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of live wire for English Language Learners
: a very lively and energetic person
LIVE WIRE Defined for Kids
Definition of live wire for Students
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