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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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We evaluated the effects of cAMP concentration on FRET levels in lysed cells (Fig.
FRET Efficiency in HEK293 cells: FRET efficiencies were measured within each of the automatically identified ROIs.
Une partie de l'aeroport sera reservee a la transformation des avions de transport des passagers (commerciaux) en avions de fret, a-t-il explique, ajoutant que des vols reguliers entre les Etats-Unis d'Amerique et l'aeroport international Tabarka-Ain Draham seront ulterieurement programmes.
La decision de coupure de l'electricite est legale et on compte transferer l'affaire devant la justice, si ces agents de fret aerien campent sur leurs positions et ne quittent pas les locaux ", a-t-il dit, precisant qu'elle a ete prise conformemen a la loi nA 2008-23 du 1er avril 2008 relative au regime des concessions ".
Cet investissement qui s'inscrit dans le cadre de la politique de modernisation des outils de gestion de Tunisair ne manquera pas, egalement, de garantir un systeme optimal d'inspection et de controle et d'assurer, grace a sa technologie de pointe, une double vue a la fois horizontale et verticale de l'objet a controler et d'accroitre sensiblement le traitement du fret, induisant ainsi un gain de temps.
With Krylon Color Creations, the do-it-yourselfer no longer needs to sweat over color selection, hunt for a properly-sized container for mixing, fret over mixing ratios or apply finishes in multiple steps.
La region autonome Zhuang du Guangxi au sud-ouest de la Chine a ouvert une nouvelle ligne de fret ferroviaire vers la Pologne, nous apprend l'agence d'information chinoise Xinhua.
Remainers have no need to fret K D KEY urges us to go back to the future by abandoning Brexit (Birmingham Mail Talkback, December 1) or, in other words, become a minor satellite state in a federal Europe totally dependent on, and obedient to, Brussels while paying annual extortionate protection fees.
BioAuxilium's custom immunoassay kits use the TR-FRET technology, which combines the sensitivity and low background of time-resolved fluorescence with the homogeneous nature of FRET.
This is on account of the varying fret spacing on your fretboard.
I fret I am fretting happens too often when you wind up dead.
L'objectif de cette entreprise publique est de faire passer la part de son activite fret de 2% actuellement a 17% en 2020, sachant que les 2% representent 5 millions de tonnes de produits transportes chaque annee.
Regularly arranged grooves contribute to the improvement of lubricant circular leakage conditions, the removal of wear products from the contact zone, the splitting of stress and strain waves, thus effectively preventing fret development.
Stock traders have a lot to fret about these days, and apparently the things they were fretting about yesterday were pretty much the same as the things they were fretting about two days ago.