wiry

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wiry

(of a sound) produced by or as if by a vibrating wire
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Jay's work does not look like Freud's, though its wiriness does sometimes make you think of that other supremely uncomfortable artist, Egon Schiele.
The fugue itself should not surrender easily, and they tackled it with determination and, finally, resolution, so that the wiriness of Steinhardt's current playing contributed to the sense of struggle overcome that this movement must convey.
And the youngster is as handsome as sin, with the Old Man's wiriness.