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frayed
used in
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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frayed
Used in
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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  • He began to beat the frayed end of his ashplant against the base of a pillar.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: frayed cloth
as in: frayed nerves
as in: into the fray
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