To irritate; annoy; vex
To annoy; irritate
(Intransitive) To be very worried or excited about something, often too much.
To equip with a grate.
To rankle is to cause someone to have long-lasting annoyance, anger or irritation.
To dig or excavate with the claws.
To apply to a surface firmly and with friction:
To erode is defined as to gradually wear away, or to be gradually worn away.
To touch or handle something nervously or persistently:
To wear a sailing vessel
To trouble is to cause pain, distress or worry.
To sulk is to be aloof or withdrawn or to show signs of being in a bad temper.
To fret, fume, or worry; be vexed or troubled
To disturb, irritate, or annoy
To stir or move from a state of calm or order
To irritate; annoy; vex
To think gloomily and persistently about something; be dejected.
To excite to anger; provoke; annoy; exasperate
To trouble, worry, or torment, as with cares, debts, repeated questions or demands, etc.
To consume; wear away; corrode
To break up the quiet or serenity of; agitate (what is quiet or still)
To consume is to use something up, destroy something or eat something.
To keep thinking about something in a distressed or troubled way; worry
To excite or disturb the feelings of
To scrape or rub off; wear away by scraping or rubbing
To feel or suffer anguish.
The definition of excoriate is to chafe, abrade or wear off the skin.
To speak or write at length; expatiate:
To worry or be worried
The definition of provoke is to push something to happen, or to annoy.
The definition of irk is to annoy.
To be successful in coming or going:
To irritate or annoy very much; make angry; vex
To annoy; pester.
Bother is defined as annoy, worry, or cause discomfort.
To exasperate; annoy; vex
To make or become calm or quiet:
Comfort means to give a sense of peace to someone.
The definition of appease is to pacify or quiet someone by giving them what they want.
To pacify is defined as to soothe or calm, or to create peace where there was war or fighting.
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
To cause anxiety or uneasiness in:
having a pattern of fretwork or latticework
To retch or choke
Find another word for fretted. In this page you can discover 63 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for fretted, like: galled, choked, chafed, fussed, grated, rankled, scratched, frayed, rubbed, eroded and worried.