frayed Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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uk   us   /freɪd/

frayed adjective (CLOTH)

with the ​threads at the ​edge coming ​loose: frayed ​cuffs

frayed adjective (ANNOYED)

used to ​describe someone's ​mood when they are ​feelingworried, ​upset, or ​annoyed: The ​wholeexperienceleft me with frayed nerves (= ​feelingworried).
(Definition of frayed from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “frayed”
in Chinese (Simplified) 布料, 磨损的,脱线的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 布料, 磨損的,脫線的…
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