Adjective: wired wI(-u)rd
Verb: wire wI(-u)r
- Equipped with wire or wires especially for electric or telephone service
"a well-wired house"
- Tense with excitement and enthusiasm as from a rush of adrenaline
"we were really wired for the race";
- pumped-up, pumped up, pumped
- Tied or bound with wire
"wired bundles of newspapers"
- Provide with electrical circuits
"wire the addition to the house"
- (telegraphy) send cables, wires, or telegrams
- cable, telegraph
- Fasten with wire
"The columns were wired to the beams for support"
- String on a wire
- Equip for use with electricity
"wire an appliance";
- Put in place electronic eavesdropping equipment
"his house is wired";
- Send money electronically
"ask them to wire the payment to the account"
See also: bound, bugged, connected, tense
Type of: accommodate, adapt, draw, equip, fasten, fit, fit out, fix, outfit, secure, string, telecommunicate, thread
Antonym: unwire, wireless
Encyclopedia: Wired Wire, The