Synonyms of frayed in English:

frayed


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adjective

1‘the shirt had frayed cuffs’

SYNONYMS

unravelling, unravelled, worn, well worn, threadbare, tattered, ragged, holey, moth-eaten, shabby

torn, ripped, split

worn out, worn through, worn thin, in holes, in tatters, falling to pieces, the worse for wear

informal tatty, ratty

North American informal raggedy

2‘his frayed nerves couldn't take much more’

SYNONYMS

strained, taxed, overtaxed, irritated, edgy, tense, stressed, fraught