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To have triggered a passionate feeling or reaction
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Past tense for to cause soreness through rubbing or friction
“He took care with it, making sure to leave no knots of thread that would chafe bruised skin.”
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Past tense for to wear away or cause damage through applied friction
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“The machine is becoming very popular for dyeing knit goods due to the absence of reels or drives that chafe fabric or tangle strands.”
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Past tense for to excite heat in by friction
“A shiver passed through Darius, and he began to chafe his arms to push some warmth back into them.”
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Past tense for to annoy or aggravate someone
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“His leadership would chafe her in any one of a thousand different ways.”
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Past tense for to become annoyed, angry or impatient
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“They chafe at labeling as pathological qualities that may be merely irritating.”
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Past tense for to show, feel, or cause to feel, concern or worry
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Past tense for to be anxious or concerned about something in particular
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Past tense for to have a strong desire for
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Past tense for to think deeply about something that makes one unhappy, angry, or worried
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(of the skin) Past tense for to become cracked, rough, or sore, especially through exposure to wind or cold weather
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Affected with, or causing, physical discomfort or pain
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Chafed or bruised, especially of skin
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(of skin) Not smooth
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Angry or resentful
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Causing or feeling unease or awkwardness
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