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adjective fraught pronunciation in American English /frɔt/
  1. 1
    full of problems, difficulties, or things that are confusing
    fraught with: a thousand-word statement fraught with ambiguities
  2. 2
    mainly British involving problems that worry you
    Things have been a bit fraught at home.
    She sounded a little fraught.


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