- n.（吉他等指板上定音的）品; （从海上飘来的）雾
- v.苦恼; 烦躁，焦虑不安
- 复数: frets;
- 第三人称单数: frets;
- 过去式: fretted;
- 过去分词: fretted;
- 现在分词: fretting;
I see him chafe and fret at every pore.
As she spoke we could see that she was in a fret.
He could rest only when he was too drained of energy to fret further.
Don't fret, Mary. This is all some crazy mistake.
Don't fret so much about things: I'll think of something!
Don't fret, we'll get there on time.
She'll fret herself to death one of these days.
她 总 有一天会愁死的.
Don't fret; everything will be all right.
I fret about nothing on earth except papa's illness.
You need not fret yourself about that.
Don't fret away [ out ] your life.
It won't help to fret about the problem.
Peter used to fret about his foolishness.
Doubts began to fret his mind.
She gets in a fret whenever we're late.
1. agitation resulting from active worry;
"don't get in a stew"
"he's in a sweat about exams"
2. a spot that has been worn away by abrasion or erosion
3. an ornamental pattern consisting of repeated vertical and horizonal lines (often in relief);
"there was a simple fret at the top of the walls"
4. a small bar of metal across the fingerboard of a musical instrument; when the string is stopped by a finger at the metal bar it will produce a note of the desired pitch
1. worry unnecessarily or excessively;
"don't fuss too much over the grandchildren--they are quite big now"
2. be agitated or irritated;
"don't fret over these small details"
3. provide (a musical instrument) with frets;
"fret a guitar"
4. become or make sore by or as if by rubbing
5. cause annoyance in
6. gnaw into; make resentful or angry;
"The unjustice rankled her"
"his resentment festered"
7. carve a pattern into
8. decorate with an interlaced design
9. be too tight; rub or press;
"This neckband is choking the cat"
10. cause friction;
"my sweater scratches"
11. remove soil or rock;
"Rain eroded the terraces"
12. wear away or erode
worry, brood, care, fret