French translation of 'frayed'
1. (because of irritation)
to be frayed
Tempers were frayed. L’exaspération gagnait.
to become frayed
Nerves became frayed. L’exaspération gagnait.
2. (because of stress)
Her nerves were frayed. Elle était à bout de nerfs.
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A cup of coffee and a bun to soothe her frayed nerves felt very necessary.DEATH AND TRANSFIGURATION
She'd been desperate to see me, her voice frayed with anxiety.SKORPION'S DEATH
The mats were jammed close together, their frayed edges separated by only a few inches of white ice.THE BROKEN GOD
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Translation of frayed from the Collins English to French Dictionary