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English definition of “fray”


verb [I or T] (CLOTH)    /freɪ/
to become or to cause the threads in cloth or rope to become slightly separated , forming loose threads at the edge or end: Denim frays so easily . I'd frayed the edges of my jeans as that was the fashion in those days .Tearing and breaking into pieces
(Definition of fray verb (CLOTH) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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