Definition of Chafing. Meaning of Chafing. Synonyms of Chafing
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Definition of Chafing
ChafingChafe Chafe (ch[=a]f), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Chafed
(ch[=a]ft); p pr. & vb. n. Chafing.] [OE. chaufen to warm,
OF. chaufer, F. chauffer, fr. L. calefacere, calfacere, to
make warm; calere to be warm + facere to make. See
1. To excite heat in by friction; to rub in order to
stimulate and make warm.
To rub her temples, and to chafe her skin.
2. To excite passion or anger in; to fret; to irritate.
Her intercession chafed him. --Shak.
3. To fret and wear by rubbing; as, to chafe a cable.
Two slips of parchment which she sewed round it to
prevent its being chafed. --Sir W.
Syn: To rub; fret; gall; vex; excite; inflame. ChafingChafing Chaf"ing, n. [See Chafe, v. t.]
The act of rubbing, or wearing by friction; making by
Chafing dish, a dish or vessel for cooking on the table, or
for keeping food warm, either by coals, by a lamp, or by
hot water; a portable grate for coals.
Chafing gear (Naut.), any material used to protect sails,
rigging, or the like, at points where they are exposed to
Meaning of Chafing from wikipedia
or other parts
of a boat from rubbing Chafing
(skin), skin irritation
body parts. Chafing
is usually contracted
in the inner thighs
can also develop chafing although
it is less...
- A chafing
dish is a metal cooking
pan on a stand
with an alcohol burner holding chafing
it. It is used for cooking
in Portugal Chafe
, Nigeria, a Local Government
Area in Zamfara State Chafe
(crater), Martian crater named after
fuel is a fuel used for heating
food, typically placed under
dish. It is usually
sold in a small canister
and burned directly
- hard, usually
metallic, surface. Various methods
are used to prevent chafing
that rest on a choke
on a boat can be prevented
- The European chafer
cl****ified as Rhizotrogus majalis prior
2000) is a beetle
of the family
- Middle English
name for beetle
is ċeafor, chafer
, used in names
such as ****chafer, from the Proto-Germanic *kebrô ("beetle";...
- Christopher David Chafe
, born 1952 in Bern, Switzerland, is a musician, scientist, and the director
of the Stanford University Center
- Most adult beetles
are nocturnal, although
the flower chafers
(Cetoniinae) and many leaf chafers
(Rutelinae) are active during
the day. The grubs
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