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frayed {adjective}

volume_up
1. general
frayed
volume_up
hilachento {adj.} [LAm.] [coll.] (tela, prenda)
frayed
volume_up
destemplado {adj.} (nervios)
2. "nerves"
frayed (also: brittle, strained)
3. "collar, cloth"
el paño se había deshilachado en los bordes
4. "rope, wire"
frayed (also: timeworn, worn, worn)

Context sentences for "frayed" in Spanish

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EnglishWe have woven ties which we mend when they become frayed.
Tejemos lazos que luego zurcimos cuando se deshilachan.
Englishtempers frayed as the meeting wore on
los ánimos se fueron caldeando a medida que la reunión se prolongaba
Englishhe looked very frayed when he came out of the meeting
Englishtheir policies are looking somewhat frayed at the edges
Englishthe cloth had frayed at the edges
el paño se había deshilachado en los bordes
EnglishIn all the frayed work to alleviate the suffering and chaos, clear leadership and coordinated assistance are needed.
En medio de toda esta labor frenética que trata de aliviar el sufrimiento y el caos, se necesita un claro liderazgo y una asistencia coordinada.
Englishtempers are getting frayed
Englishtempers became frayed
Englishtempers were frayed
EnglishCheck your telephone wires to be sure they aren't damaged, frayed, or twisted around power or other telephone cables.
Compruebe los cables telefónicos para asegurarse de que no estén dañados, deshilachados o enrollados alrededor de otros cables eléctricos o de teléfono.
EnglishCheck your telephone wires to be sure they are not damaged, frayed, or twisted around power or other telephone cables.
Compruebe los cables telefónicos para asegurarse de que no estén dañados, deshilachados o enrollados alrededor de otros cables eléctricos o de teléfono.

Synonyms (English) for "fray":

fray