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We found 53 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word fret:
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General dictionaries General (33 matching dictionaries)
  1. fret: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. fret, fret, fret, fret: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. fret, fret, fret: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. fret: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. fret: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. fret, fret: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Fret, fret: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. fret: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Fret, Fret, Fret: InfoVisual Visual Dictionary [home, info]
  10. FRET, fret: Wiktionary [home, info]
  11. fret: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  12. fret: V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary [home, info]
  13. fret: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  14. fret: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  15. Fret, fret: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  16. fret (n.), fret (v.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  17. fret: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. fret: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  19. FRET (magazine), FRET, Fret (disambiguation), Fret: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  20. Fret: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  21. fret: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  22. fret: Rhymezone [home, info]
  23. fret: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  24. fret: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  25. fret: Stammtisch Beau Fleuve Acronyms [home, info]
  26. Fret: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  27. fret: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  28. fret: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  29. fret: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  30. fret: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  31. fret: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. fret: ArtLex Lexicon of Visual Art Terminology [home, info]
  2. Fret: An Illustrated Dictionary of Jewelry [home, info]
  3. FRET: Shakespeare Glossary [home, info]
  4. Fret: Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Fret: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  2. fret: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. fret: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. fret: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. fret: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. FRET: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  2. FRET: AbbreviationZ [home, info]
  3. fret: Idioms [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (1 matching dictionary)
  1. FRET: Glossary of Biblical English of the Authorised Version of the HOLY BIBLE [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. fret: The Folk File [home, info]
  2. fret: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. fret: Book Binding [home, info]
  2. FRET: Lake and Water Word Glossary [home, info]
  3. fret: SeaTalk Dictionary of English Nautical Language [home, info]
  4. Fret: Sweetwater Music [home, info]
  5. Fret: Urban Conservation Glossary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from Macmillan (
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Quick definitions from WordNet (fret)

noun:  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
noun:  an ornamental pattern consisting of repeated vertical and horizonal lines (often in relief) ("There was a simple fret at the top of the walls")
noun:  agitation resulting from active worry
noun:  a spot that has been worn away by abrasion or erosion
verb:  provide (a musical instrument) with frets ("Fret a guitar")
verb:  wear away or erode
verb:  decorate with an interlaced design
verb:  carve a pattern into
verb:  be agitated or irritated ("Don't fret over these small details")
verb:  cause annoyance in
verb:  gnaw into; make resentful or angry
verb:  become or make sore by or as if by rubbing
verb:  remove soil or rock
verb:  cause friction
verb:  be too tight; rub or press
verb:  worry unnecessarily or excessively
name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #72826)

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