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Synonyms for fret

Synonyms for fret

to trouble the nerves or peace of mind of, especially by repeated vexations

to focus the attention on something moodily and at length

to make (the skin) raw by or as if by friction

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agitation resulting from active worry

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a spot that has been worn away by abrasion or erosion

an ornamental pattern consisting of repeated vertical and horizontal lines (often in relief)

a small bar of metal across the fingerboard of a musical instrument

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worry unnecessarily or excessively

be agitated or irritated

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provide (a musical instrument) with frets

become or make sore by or as if by rubbing

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carve a pattern into

decorate with an interlaced design

cause friction

remove soil or rock

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wear away or erode

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It has 16 members, aged between 16 and 70, who come from all over the Midlands and will take any fretted instrument, including electric ones.
With a full dreadnought body, abalone border inlays (top, back, sides, neck and tail pin), large hexagonal fingerboard inlays and a vertical abalone logo in the head-stock, this six-string rhythm guitar is considered the diamond jewel of the American vintage fretted instrument industry.
On a hot October morning inside his Echo Park studio, Gustavo Santaolalla finger-picks a plaintive melody on a ronroco - a fretted instrument with five sets of double strings that's popular in Andean music.
Musicians with a variety of fretted instruments, including guitars and violins, took to the stage at the greyhound stadium at Hall Green while Dragonfly musicians Danielle Saxon Reeves and Gemma Calder presented a selection of 20th century pieces for the recorder and guitar at the Bellevue Health Centre in Atwood Green.
It is an important and much-needed tool for research into the vast, yet still relatively unexplored area of music for fretted instruments notated in tablature, as well as for the study of English consort music.
brands include: Hohner Harmonicas, Accordions, Melodicas, Recorders, Fretted Instruments, and Hohner Kids Musical Toys; Sonor Drums, Sonor Orff; Lanikai Ukuleles, and Kohala Ukuleles.