OTHER WORDS FOR chafe
Idioms about chafe
Origin of chafe
OTHER WORDS FROM chafenon·chaf·ing, adjectiveo·ver·chafe, verb, o·ver·chafed, o·ver·chaf·ing.un·chafed, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH chafechafe , chaff
How to use chafe in a sentence
The inside of my thighs were starting to bleed because of the chafing from the sand.Inside Seal Team Six by Don Mann Excerpt|Don Mann|December 4, 2011|DAILY BEAST
For a man, I imagine the chafing potential would be considerable.Ranger Rick and the Coyote|Carol Flake Chapman|September 10, 2011|DAILY BEAST
And Ronald Reagan did more to bury divorce as a political taboo than years of liberal chafing about traditional family values.Death of the Sex Scandal|Louise Roug Bokkenheuser|September 29, 2010|DAILY BEAST
Not, I repeat, not balding Casanovas or aging swingers or thigh-chafing tubs of lard.Ban the Speedo!|Sean Macaulay|October 5, 2009|DAILY BEAST
Dorothy found Mr. Rushmere chafing with passion, when she returned to the big room to take her simple supper of bread and milk.
"And thou hast saved our lives my brave lass," cried Rushmere, grasping her cold hand, which he was chafing in his own.
She burned in some way to assert herself, the imperious will chafing at the slender barrier of self-control.Marriage la mode|Mrs. Humphry Ward
I paced the deck for hours, and grew morose and nervous, chafing under the slowness of the stout craft.A Fortune Hunter; Or, The Old Stone Corral|John Dunloe Carteret
He was restless and chafing again; but living in distress as they were, he could not get his thoughts together at all.Love's Pilgrimage|Upton Sinclair