Definition of 'fraught'
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City have done enough with a draw but finishing second is fraught with danger. The Sun (2016)It also shows why getting another job is so fraught with difficulty. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It is expertly edited to tell the story of a season full of flamboyant autumnal displays, yet fraught with danger. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Mankind's road to Mars is fraught with perils and unanswered questions. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Other recent programmes have been on fraught sibling relationships and the effect on a relationship of cheating. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Yet the landscape is as clouded by uncertainty as it is fraught with economic danger. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The ideas are regarded as fraught with legal difficulty. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Obviously my slapdash cooking methods are fraught with peril. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This gave her security in the fraught situation of juggling two men at once. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The degree of serenity that she brought to a day fraught with nerves made a profound impact. Times, Sunday Times (2012)One need not have read many fairytales to know that this relationship is often fraught with difficulty. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Yet any surgical procedure is fraught with danger. The Sun (2014)In international periods the games are fraught with difficulty as there is so much disruption. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It is way of life that is now fraught with peril. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The whole situation is fraught with possibilities. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Book publishers and the technology sector have had a fraught relationship over the past decade. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This is a move that is fraught with danger. The Sun (2014)Attempts to use average rents to fix prices are fraught with difficulty. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He considered the situation in that part of the world fraught with peril. The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877 (1995)Social workers will inevitably make some because they are asked to make difficult judgments in fraught situations. Times, Sunday Times (2013)High school reunions can be fraught with anxiety: what to wear? Times, Sunday Times (2012)It'll be a fraught couple of days on the national sofa. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It also has all the benefits of elective rather than emergency surgery, but is still fraught with anxiety. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But negotiators in Bali recognised that this was the beginning of an agonisingly fraught and difficult period of future negotiations. Times, Sunday Times (2007)MY journey to Fallujah was fraught with anxiety. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It's a very collaborative, trusting process but can lead to some rather fraught arguments and tense moments. The Sun (2016)
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British English: fraught ADJECTIVE
to be fraught with sth If a situation or action is fraught with problems or risks, it is filled with them.
The earliest operations employing this technique were fraught with dangers.
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