1. vigorously energetic or forceful

a high-octane sales manager


a high-octane marketing plan


high-powered executives


a high-voltage theatrical entrepreneur

Similar to: ↑dynamic, ↑dynamical
2. operating on or powered by a high voltage

a high-voltage generator

Syn: ↑high-potential
Similar to: ↑high-tension

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\\ˈ ̷ ̷ ˈ ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷ \ adjective
: marked by great energy : electric, dynamic

a high-voltage performance

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/huy"vohl"tij/, adj.
1. operating on or powered by high voltage: a high-voltage generator.
2. Informal. dynamic; powerful: a high-voltage theatrical entrepreneur.

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highˈ-volˈtage adjective
Of or concerning a high voltage, one great enough to cause injury or damage
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