Synonyms and Antonyms of live wire
a very energetic person
- The babysitter will have her hands full with those two little live wires.
dawdler, idler, loafer, lounger, trifler
deadbeat, do-nothing, drone, layabout, lazybones, slouch, slug, slugabed, sluggard
dallier, laggard, lingerer, loiterer, slowpoke
an ambitious person who eagerly goes after what is desired
- That new reporter on the police beat is a real live wire.
dawdler, idler, loafer, lounger, putterer, trifler
goldbrick, malingerer, procrastinator, shirker, slacker
drone, lazybones, sluggard
dallier, laggard, lingerer, loiterer, slowpoke, stick-in-the-mud