Definition of well-strung in US English:

well-strung

adjective

  • Properly or skilfully fitted or provided with strings; (also) skilfully strung together. Also (and in earliest use) figurative: fit for purpose.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Dekker (c1572–1632), playwright and pamphleteer. From well + strung, past participle of string.

Pronunciation

well-strung

/ˌwɛlˈstrʌŋ/