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adjective fraught pronunciation in British English /frɔːt/
  1. 1
    very worried and with a lot of problems

    Sophie sounded a bit fraught on the phone.

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    1. a.
      British used about situations

      The meeting was a bit fraught.

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  2. 2
    full of problems, difficulties, or things that are confusing
    fraught with:

    a thousand-word statement fraught with ambiguities

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