Meaning of “fraught” - Learner’s Dictionary


adjective uk us /frɔːt/
fraught with danger/difficulties, etc

full of danger/difficulties, etc:

The present situation is fraught with danger.

mainly UK causing worry, or feeling worried:

a fraught silence
Is everything okay? You're looking a bit fraught.

(Definition of “fraught” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)