verb (used without object), Slang.
to eat or snack, especially often or in large quantities.
[fres] /frɛs/ verb (used without object), Slang. 1. to eat or snack, especially often or in large quantities.
[fret] /frɛt/ verb (used without object), fretted, fretting. 1. to feel or express worry, annoyance, discontent, or the like: Fretting about the lost ring isn’t going to help. 2. to cause corrosion; gnaw into something: acids that fret at the strongest metals. 3. to make a way by gnawing, corrosion, wearing away, etc.: The river […]
[fret-bawrd, -bohrd] /ˈfrɛtˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd/ noun 1. a fingerboard with frets, as on a guitar. /ˈfrɛtbɔːd/ noun 1. a fingerboard with frets on a stringed musical instrument
[fret-fuh l] /ˈfrɛt fəl/ adjective 1. disposed or quick to ; irritable or peevish. /ˈfrɛtfʊl/ adjective 1. peevish, irritable, or upset adj. 1590s, from fret (v.) + -ful. Related: Fretfully.