Frayed - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |freɪd|  American pronunciation of the word frayed
Brit.  |freɪd|  British pronunciation of the word frayed
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto fray
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto fray

adjective

- worn away or tattered along the edges

frayed cuffs

Examples

The fabric was frayed at the edge.

Her nerves became severely frayed.

He had frayed the bottom of his jeans.

The carpet was badly frayed.

The friction frayed the sleeve

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