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Detailed Translations for fret from English to French


fret [the ~] nom

  1. the fret
    la frette

to fret verbe (frets, fretted, fretting)

  1. to fret (worry; bother; brood; mope)
    peiner; trimer; se casser la tête; ruminer
    • peiner verbe (peine, peines, peinons, peinez, )
    • trimer verbe (trime, trimes, trimons, trimez, )
    • ruminer verbe (rumine, rumines, ruminons, ruminez, )
  2. to fret (worry; brood)

Conjugations for fret:

  1. fret
  2. fret
  3. frets
  4. fret
  5. fret
  6. fret
simple past
  1. fretted
  2. fretted
  3. fretted
  4. fretted
  5. fretted
  6. fretted
present perfect
  1. have fretted
  2. have fretted
  3. has fretted
  4. have fretted
  5. have fretted
  6. have fretted
past continuous
  1. was fretting
  2. were fretting
  3. was fretting
  4. were fretting
  5. were fretting
  6. were fretting
  1. shall fret
  2. will fret
  3. will fret
  4. shall fret
  5. will fret
  6. will fret
continuous present
  1. am fretting
  2. are fretting
  3. is fretting
  4. are fretting
  5. are fretting
  6. are fretting
  1. be fretted
  2. be fretted
  3. be fretted
  4. be fretted
  5. be fretted
  6. be fretted
  1. fret!
  2. let's fret!
  3. fretted
  4. fretting
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for fret:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
frette fret
- Greek fret; Greek key; key pattern; lather; stew; sweat; swither; worn spot
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
peiner bother; brood; fret; mope; worry drudge; go out of one's way; put oneself out; slave; slave away; sweat one's guts out; work hard; work like the devil; work oneself to the bone; work to pieces
ruminer bother; brood; fret; mope; worry brood; chew the cud; cogitate; consider; muse; ponder; reflect; ruminate; think; wonder
se casser la tête bother; brood; fret; mope; worry break one's head; puzzle
se torturer l'esprit brood; fret; worry break one's head; brood; cogitate; consider; muse; ponder; puzzle; reflect; think; wonder
trimer bother; brood; fret; mope; worry sweat one's guts out; work hard; work like the devil
- chafe; choke; eat away; eat into; erode; fray; fuss; gag; gall; grate; niggle; rankle; rub; scratch
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- whimper

Related Words for "fret":

  • frets

Synonyms for "fret":

Related Definitions for "fret":

  1. 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 pitch1
  2. an ornamental pattern consisting of repeated vertical and horizontal lines (often in relief)1
    • there was a simple fret at the top of the walls1
  3. a spot that has been worn away by abrasion or erosion1
  4. agitation resulting from active worry1
  5. wear away or erode1
  6. remove soil or rock1
  7. cause friction1
  8. be too tight; rub or press1
  9. decorate with an interlaced design1
  10. carve a pattern into1
  11. be agitated or irritated1
    • don't fret over these small details1
  12. gnaw into; make resentful or angry1
  13. cause annoyance in1
  14. worry unnecessarily or excessively1
  15. become or make sore by or as if by rubbing1
  16. provide (a musical instrument) with frets1
    • fret a guitar1

Wiktionary Translations for fret:

  1. one of the pieces of metal/wood/plastic across the neck of a guitar
  1. to worry or be anxious
  2. to chafe or irritate; to worry
  3. to cut through with fretsaw
  4. to devour, consume

Related Translations for fret