(chāf) to irritate the skin by friction, such as from clothing, from the rubbing together of body surfaces (such as the thighs) that are damp with perspiration, or from the rubbing together of opposing skin folds. The skin folds of obese persons are particularly subject to chafing.
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• (v. i.) To be worn by rubbing; as, a cable chafes. • (v. t.) To excite passion or anger in; to fret; to irritate. • (v. t.) To fret and wear by rubbing; as, to chafe a cable. • (v. t.) To excite heat in by friction; to rub in order to stimulate and make warm. • (n.) Heat e...
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chafe 1. To warm something, especially the hands or other parts of the body, by rubbing. 2. Warmth, wear, or soreness produced by friction. 3. Annoyance; vexation. 4. To become sore or worn by rubbing, or to make something sore or worn in this way. 5. To rub something, causing friction. 6. Etym...
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damage to a line caused by rubbing against another object
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[crater] Chafe is a crater on Mars named after Chafe in Zamfara State, Nigeria (2004 population, 10,100, 11.95ºN, 6.92ºE). The crater was designated in 1988, is 4.8 kilometres in diameter and is located at 15.3ºN 257.7ºW, Amenthes Region, Quadrangle MC14. ...
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Chafé (pronunciation: sha-FEH) is small church village located near the Atlantic coast 7km south of Viana do Castelo, Portugal, 59km north of Porto. The village`s population was 2,490 in 2000. ...
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Type: Term Pronunciation: chāf Definitions: 1. To cause irritation of the skin by friction.
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- soreness and warmth caused by friction
- anger produced by some annoying irritation
1) Abrade 2) Cause friction 3) Irritate 4) Make sore 5) Make sore by rubbing 6) Overstarched collar problem 7) Roughen and redden 8) Rub 9) Rub against 10) Rub raw 11) Rub the wrong way 12) Rub the wrong way? 13)
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