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frayed

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of frayed

  1. worn or torn into or as if into rags she wore a beloved but badly frayed flannel shirt Synonyms ragged, raggedy, ratty, seedy, shabby, tattered, threadbare, worn-outRelated Words dowdy, scruffy, tatterdemalion; dingy, faded; lacerate (or lacerated), shredded; holey, patchy; broken-down, decrepit, dilapidated, dog-eared, grungy, mangy, moth-eaten, run-down, scuzzy [slang], tackyNear Antonyms brand-new, new, spick-and-span (or spic-and-span), unused



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