To wear away or irritate by rubbing. To annoy; vex.
To warm by rubbing, as with the hands.
To rub and cause irritation or friction: The high collar chafed against my neck.
To become worn or sore from rubbing. To feel irritated or impatient: chafed at the delay.http://www.collinsdictionary.com/dictionary/e...
to make or become sore or worn by rubbing
tr to warm (the hands, etc) by rubbing to irritate or be irritated or impatient
⇒ "he was chafed because he was not allowed out"
intr; often foll by on, against, etc to cause friction; rubhttp://www.macmillandictionary.com/dictionary...
1. [intransitive] to feel annoyed and impatient about something that stops you doing what you want
chafe at/under: We were all beginning to chafe a little under such close supervision.
2 [intransitive/transitive] to rub the skin on a part of your body and make it sore
a. [transitive] to rub a part of your body in order to make it warmhttp://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chafe1: irritate, vex
2: to warm by rubbing especially with the hands
3a : to rub so as to wear away : abrade
b : to make sore by or as if by rubbing
intransitive verb1: to feel irritation, discontent, or impatience : fret
2: to rub and thereby cause wear or irritation