[ verb ] worry unnecessarily or excessively
"don't fuss too much over the grandchildren--they are quite big now"
Used in print(Edward Streeter, The Chairman of the Bored....)
He would wake_up in_the_middle of the night and fret about it .
[ verb ] be agitated or irritated
"don't fret over these small details"
Used in print(The New York Times...)
A year ago today , when the Democrats were fretting and frolicking in Los_Angeles and John_F._Kennedy was still only an able and ambitious Senator who yearned for the power and responsibility of the Presidency , Theodore_H._White had already compiled masses of notes about the Presidential campaign of 1960 .
[ verb ] decorate with an interlaced design
[ verb ] cause annoyance in
[ verb ] provide (a musical instrument) with frets
"fret a guitar"
[ noun ] (music) a small bar of metal across the fingerboard of a musical instrument; when the string is stopped by a finger at the metal bar it will produce a note of the desired pitch