unstrung - definition and synonyms

adjective informal 

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/ˌʌnˈstrʌŋ/
  1. feeling very upset

    They were nervous and unstrung, overcome by the memory of the horrors they had seen.

    These soft and soothing words fell like balm upon my wife’s unstrung nerves.

    This meaning is based on one submitted to the Open Dictionary by: Darshi from India on 09/07/2015