chafing

  1. soreness or irritation of the skin caused by friction
  2. become or make sore by or as if by rubbing
  3. feel extreme irritation or anger
  4. cause annoyance in; disturb, esp. by minor irritations
  5. make sore by abrading
  6. cause friction
  7. warm by rubbing, as with the hands

Chafing

Wear on line or sail caused by constant rubbing against another surface.
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Chafing

• (v. t.) The act of rubbing, or wearing by friction; making by rubbing. • (p pr. & vb. n.) of Chafe
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chafing

noun soreness or irritation of the skin caused by friction
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Chafing

[nautical] In sailing, chafing is the process of wear on a line or sail caused by constant rubbing against a hard, usually metallic, surface. Various methods are used to prevent chafing. Chafing of lines that rest on a choke on a boat can be prevented by putting a protecting material (sometimes as simple as a piece of old garden hose) aroun...
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Chafing

[skin] Chafing refers to the irritation of skin caused by repetitive friction, usually generated through skin to skin contact of multiple body parts. Chafing is usually contracted in the inner thighs and inner glutes; armpits and nipples can also develop chafing although it is less common. ==Causes== Chafing can also be caused by improper o...
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Chafing

Chaf'ing noun [ See Chafe , transitive verb ] The act of rubbing, or wearing by friction; making by rubbing. Chafing dish , a dish or vessel for cooking on the table, or for keeping food warm, either by coals, by a lamp, or by hot water; a portable grate for co...
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Chafing

Wear on line or sail caused by constant rubbing against another surface.
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Chafing

Wear on line or sail caused by constant rubbing against another surface.
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chafing

[n] - soreness or irritation of the skin caused by friction
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