Synonyms of chafe in English:

chafe

verb

  • 2 material chafed by the rock
    wear away/down, erode, abrade, scour, scrape away
  • 3 the bank chafed at the restrictions
    be angry, be annoyed, be irritated, fume, be exasperated, be frustrated

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Pronunciation: ˌkələrəˈto͝orə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody