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verb as in joke, ridicule

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Here they drank apple-jack and hard cider, chaffed and quarrelled and fought fist and skull.

They loosed the cords that held her, and chaffed her stiffened limbs.

I am he who was afraid of the light, who dodged the Moon, and chaffed you about the pump.

They were jeered at and chaffed by their fellows, the majority of whom had elected to proceed.

The late Lord Shaftesbury sent for me, and one night at his house at dinner I was chaffed for 'romancing.'


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On this page you'll find 18 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to chaffed, such as: rag, razz, scoff, tease, taunt, and banter.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.