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frazzle

noun

frazzle

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of frazzle

  1. 1 to damage or diminish by continued friction years of use have frazzled the cord for the window blinds to the breaking point Synonyms of frazzle chafe, corrade, erode, fray, abrade, fret, gall, rasp, rub, wearWords Related to frazzle file, gnaw, grate, graze, grind, nibble, sandblast, sandpaper, scour, scrape, scuff, shave; erase, reduce, rub out, wear out, wipe (away); bite, break down, break up, chew, corrode, decompose, disintegrate, dissolve, eat; hone, sharpen, whet

  2. 2 to use up all the physical energy of trying to hold down two full-time jobs had completely frazzled him Synonyms of frazzle break, burn out, bust, do in, do up, drain, fag, fatigue, exhaust, harass, kill, knock out, outwear, tire, tucker (out), wash out, wear, wear out, wearyWords Related to frazzle debilitate, enervate, enfeeble, sap, waste, weakenNear Antonyms of frazzle activate, energize, invigorate, rejuvenate, strengthen, vitalize; relax, rest, unwind

  3. 3 to trouble the mind of; to make uneasy an endless series of dietary warnings that had served only to frazzle the general public Synonyms of frazzle agitate, ail, alarm (also alarum), bother, concern, derail, discomfort, discompose, dismay, disquiet, distemper, distract, distress, exercise, flurry, disturb, freak (out), fuss, hagride, perturb, undo, unhinge, unsettle, upset, weird out, worryWords Related to frazzle aggravate, anger, annoy, bug, chafe, chivy (or chivvy), exasperate, fret, gall, get, grate, harass, harry, irk, irritate, nettle, peeve, pester, pique, put off, put out, rile, vex; bedevil, haunt, plague; abash, confound, confuse, discomfit, disconcert, discountenance, embarrass, faze, fluster, jar, mortify, nonplus, rattle, shake up; daunt, demoralize, discourage, dishearten, dispirit, unnerveNear Antonyms of frazzle allay, alleviate, assuage; appease, conciliate, mollify, pacify, placate, propitiateAntonyms of frazzle calm, compose, quiet, settle, soothe, tranquilize (also tranquillize)



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