To me, masculinity is earned, learned, taught, fraught, bought, borrowed, traded, sometimes stolen.
No question these are fraught times for Republican lawmakers—especially those who fancy themselves contenders for 2016.
But the issue, now as much as ever, is fraught with uncertainty.
I do not envy him this ministry of reconciliation, which is fraught with complexity and nuance.
The three-way relationship of Indrani, Josie and Raquel is fraught with secrets and shifting alliances.
His story is fraught with energy, with success, with pathos, and with tragedy.
But precedents, if bad, are fraught with the most dangerous consequences.
The retrospect of his adventure was fraught with shame and astonishment.
It was a meeting too fraught with pain and mortification to be soon forgotten.
Attempts to define what is pure milk, cream, butter or cheese have been fraught 261 with much difficulty.
early 14c., "laden" (of vessels), past participle of Middle English fraughten "to load (a ship) with cargo," from fraght "cargo, lading of a ship" (early 13c.), variant of freight; influenced by Middle Dutch vrachten "to load or furnish with cargo," from Proto-Germanic *fra-aihtiz (see freight (n.)). Figurative sense is first attested 1570s.