Hyphenation of chafe

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Definitions of chafe:

Soreness and warmth caused by friction
He had a nasty chafe on his knee
Anger produced by some annoying irritation
Become or make sore by or as if by rubbing
Feel extreme irritation or anger
He was chafing at her suggestion that he stay at home while she went on a vacation
Cause annoyance in
Disturb, especially by minor irritations Mosquitoes buzzing in my ear really bothers me It irritates me that she never closes the door after she leaves
Tear or wear off the skin or make sore by abrading
This leash chafes the dog's neck
Cause friction
My sweater scratches
Warm by rubbing, as with the hands

Synonyms of chafe:

noun tenderness, soreness
noun annoyance, vexation, anger, choler, ire
verb gall, fret, irritate
verb feel, experience
verb annoy, rag, get to, bother, get at, irritate, rile, nark, nettle, gravel, vex, devil, displease
verb excoriate, abrade, corrade, abrase, rub down, rub off
verb rub, fray, fret, scratch, touch, adjoin, meet, contact
verb warm

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