Definitions For Chafe


  • Anger produced by some annoying irritation
  • Soreness and warmth caused by friction


  • Warm by rubbing, as with the hands
  • Cause friction
  • Tear or wear off the skin or make sore by abrading
  • Cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations
  • Feel extreme irritation or anger
  • Become or make sore by or as if by rubbing
  • To become irritated or annoyed : to feel impatient
  • To cause soreness or damage by rubbing against something (such as your skin)
  • To become sore or damaged from rubbing

Is Chafe a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Chafe is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Chafe in a Sentence

  • When the strap is too tight, it chafes the baby's skin.
  • If my boots aren't laced up tight they chafe.
  • The baby's skin will chafe if the strap is too tight.

Synonyms for Chafe

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