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CHAFE

'CHAFE' is a 5 letter word starting with C and ending with E

Crossword clues for 'CHAFE'

ClueAnswer

Wear by rubbing (5)CHAFE
Abrade by rubbing (5)
Make sore or worn by rubbing (5)
Make sore by rubbing (5)
Make sore or warm by rubbing (5)
Become sore by rubbing (5)
Rub the wrong way? (5)
Rub roughly (5)

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for CHAFE

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word chafe will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

3 letter words

AIL - BUG - CUT - HOT - IRK - NIP - RIP - RUB - RUN - VEX

4 letter words

BARK - BITE - BOIL - BURN - CHIP - CLAW - COOK - FILE - FIRE - FLAY - FRAY - FRET - FUME - FUSS - GALL - GASH - GNAW - GO ON - GRIT - HEAT - HUFF - HURT - MAIM - MAUL - MIFF - MULL - NAIL - PAIN - PEEL - RACK - RAGE - RANT - RASP - RAVE - RAZE - REND - RENT - RILE - ROIL - SKIN - SLIT - SORE - STAB - STEW - TEAR - WARM - WEAR

5 letter words

ANGER - ANNOY - BREAK - CHAFE - CHECK - CRACK - CRAZE - ERASE - ERODE - FLARE - GRATE - GRAZE - GRIND - GRIPE - HOT UP - PEEVE - PINCH - PIQUE - PRICK - SCALD - SCOUR - SCRUB - SCUFF - SET UP - SLASH - SMOKE - STEAM - STICK - STING - STOKE - STORM - SWEAT - TWEAK - TWIST - WORRY - WOUND - WRING

6 letter words

ABLATE - ABRADE - ABRASE - AROUSE - BLOODY - BOTHER - BRUISE - BURN TO - DAMAGE - FESTER - FIDGET - FILING - FIRE UP - FOMENT - GRAVEL - HARROW - HASTEN - HEAT UP - IMPAIR - INCISE - INJURE - INJURY - ITCH TO - LESION - MARTYR - MOLEST - NETTLE - PESTER - PIERCE - PLAGUE - RANKLE - RECOOK - REHEAT - RUB OFF - RUB OUT - RUFFLE - SAVAGE - SCORCH - SCOTCH - SCRAPE - SEETHE - SIMMER - SIZZLE - SPRAIN - SQUIRM - STIR UP - STRAIN - TAKE ON - TEPEFY - TRAUMA - WARM UP - WORK UP - WRENCH

7 letter words

AFFLICT - AGONISE - AGONIZE - BE LIVID - BLEMISH - BLUSTER - BRISTLE - BUFFING - CARRY ON - CHAFING - CORRODE - CRACKLE - CRUCIFY - ERASURE - EROSION - FRAZZLE - GALLING - GAS-HEAT - GRATE ON - GRAZING - INCENSE - INFLAME - OUTRAGE - PREHEAT - PROVOKE - RASPING - RUB AWAY - RUPTURE - SANDING - SCRATCH - SHINING - SMOLDER - STOKE UP - TORMENT - TORTURE

8 letter words

ABLATION - ABRASION - ABRASIVE - BE PISSED - CONVULSE - DISTRESS - DRESSING - EMBITTER - EXERCISE - FRACTURE - FRETTING - GIVE PAIN - GNAW AWAY - GRINDING - INCISION - IRRITANT - IRRITATE - LACERATE - LIMATION - MAKE SORE - MUTILATE - OVERHEAT - PUNCTURE - SCOURING - SCRAPING - SMOULDER - SORENESS - WARM OVER - WEAR AWAY

9 letter words

AGGRAVATE - ATTRITION - DETRITION - DISPLEASE - EXCORIATE - FLASH BURN - INFURIATE - MARTYRIZE - PISSED OFF - POLISHING - RAISE CAIN - RAISE HELL - SCRUBBING - SET ON EDGE - SMOOTHING - STAB WOUND - SUPERHEAT - THROW A FIT

10 letter words

BROWNED OFF - BURNISHING - CONCUSSION - EXACERBATE - EXASPERATE - EXCRUCIATE - GET EXCITED - HARDLY WAIT - HOT-AIR-HEAT - IRRITATION - JUMP THE GUN - LACERATION - MUTILATION - RUB AGAINST - SCRATCHING - SWEAT IT OUT - TRAUMATISE - TRAUMATIZE

11 letter words

FRET AND FUME - INFLICT PAIN - MORTAL WOUND - PROVOCATION - RANT AND RAVE - RUBBING AWAY - WEARING AWAY

12 letter words

ELECTRIC-HEAT - EMBITTERMENT - EXACERBATION - HOT-WATER-HEAT - KILL BY INCHES - PUT TO TORTURE - RAISE THE ROOF - SANDBLASTING - STIR THE BLOOD - SWEAT AND STEW

13 letter words

RAISE THE DEVIL

14 letter words

RUB THE WRONG WAY

15 letter words

HAVE A CONNIPTION - MAKE MINCEMEAT OF - PROLONG THE AGONY - THIRD-DEGREE BURN - WAIT IMPATIENTLY

16 letter words

SECOND-DEGREE BURN

17 letter words

WOUNDS IMMEDICABLE

Definition of chafe

  • warm by rubbing, as with the hands
  • tear or wear off the skin or make sore by abrading; "This leash chafes the dog's neck"
  • feel extreme irritation or anger; "He was chafing at her suggestion that he stay at home while she went on a vacation"
  • become or make sore by or as if by rubbing
  • soreness and warmth caused by friction; "he had a nasty chafe on his knee"


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