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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Affected by great anxiety or stress

Usage examples (40)
  • Words fraught with meaning
  • A fraught mother-daughter relationship
  • COOPER: Occupation is certainly a term fraught with -- with political difficulties and -- and -- and social difficulties here.
  • According to Maisano, "Boom Boom" is a name fraught with connotations. for more
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  • The day was "fraught" (associated with) with anxiety until they could be sure that they were not victims of insurance "fraud." (deception)
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