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Synonyms for fray

Synonyms for fray

a quarrel, fight, or disturbance marked by very noisy, disorderly, and often violent behavior

Synonyms for fray

a noisy fight

wear away by rubbing

cause friction

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Mostly the drilling and milling process of FRP is accompanied by fraying in various magnitudes (Fig.
Angels third baseman Troy Glaus has elected to undergo surgery to repair fraying in the labrum and rotator cuff of his right shoulder, a procedure that likely will end his season and possibly end his tenure with the club.
Before hookup, also check the power/data cable for fraying at the connectors.
A critical challenge for designers and producers of these parts is poor adhesion of TPE to substrate, which reveals itself in peeling, curling, fraying, or delamination of the material layers.
Check all extension cords and plugs for fraying, cracks, or loose connections.
The fraying happened because of exhausting repressive pressures from the FBI, Nixon, the National Guard, and police infiltration squads.