French translation of 'wired'
- (informal) (mainly US) (also wired up)(= edgy, uptight)
sur les nerfs
- (informal, = connected to the internet)
relié(e) au réseau
Example Sentences Including 'wired'
Instead, he sat as stunned and uncomprehending as a wired hare.Man's Loving Family
There was a micro switch on the inside of the cap, wired to the switch flushed into the side of the bomb.Cormorant
The alarm system had been wired directly to the sheriff's office, Sheriff Watters was probably on his way right now.A Means to Evil
Trends of 'wired'
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- (= thread of metal)
fil m de fera length of wire
un morceau de fil de ferfine copper wire
du fil de cuivre finto take it to the wire
aller jusqu'au boutto take sth to the wire
aller jusqu'au bout de qch
- (electricity, electronics)
fil m électrique
- (mainly US, = telegram)
- [rack, basket, cage, fence, frame]
- (also wire up)
raccorder au réseau électrique,
- [plug, appliance, lamp, stereo]
- (= send telegram to) [person]
- (= send electronically) [money]
Example Sentences Including 'wire'
A heron's wing was hung over the back of a chair by a piece of wire.BEHINDLINGS (2002)
There was a horse whip, stained with dried blood, two lengths of insulated wire with crocodile clips.INSTRUMENTS OF DARKNESS (2002)
At the other end of the wire in his small office in Rome, the duty officer replaced the receiver with a thoughtful frown.THE KEYS OF HELL (2002)
Translation of wired from the Collins English to French Dictionary