Educalingo cookies are used to personalize ads and get web traffic statistics. We also share information about the use of the site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners.
Got it
Download the app
educalingo
Search

Meaning of "to a frazzle" in the English dictionary

Dictionary
DICTIONARY
section

PRONUNCIATION OF TO A FRAZZLE

to a frazzle play
facebooktwitterpinterestwhatsapp

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE TO A FRAZZLE

to a degree
to a fault
to a man
to a nicety
to a T
to a turn
to account
to advantage
to all appearances
to all intents and purposes
to and fro
to arms!
to be a hospital case
to be a one-man show
to be a one-way street
to be a warning shot
to be able to do sth blindfolded
to be as American as apple pie
to be blissfully ignorant of sth
to be brought to bed

WORDS THAT END LIKE TO A FRAZZLE

antidazzle
bedazzle
crossword puzzle
dazzle
drizzle
embezzle
frazzle
jigsaw puzzle
monkey puzzle
muzzle
nozzle
on the razzle
outdazzle
pizzle
puzzle
razzle
razzle-dazzle
sizzle
swazzle
undazzle

Synonyms and antonyms of to a frazzle in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «to a frazzle» into 25 languages

TRANSLATOR
online translator

TRANSLATION OF TO A FRAZZLE

Find out the translation of to a frazzle to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of to a frazzle from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «to a frazzle» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

到死去活来
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

a un frazzle
570 millions of speakers

English

to a frazzle
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

एक खटास की वजह
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

لل رمق الأخير
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

на износ
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

a um trapo
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

একটি frazzle যাও
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

à une frazzle
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Untuk kegilaan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

zu einem frazzle
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

くたくたになるまで
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

닳아 해어짐 에
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Kanggo frazzle
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

một sự mòn
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஒரு frazzle வேண்டும்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

फ्रिजमध्ये
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Bir frazzle´a
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ad un frazzle
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

do frazzle
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

на знос
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

la o Frazzle
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

με ξέφτια
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

´n uitgemergel
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

till en frazzle
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

til en frazzle
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of to a frazzle

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «TO A FRAZZLE»

The term «to a frazzle» is regularly used and occupies the 73.526 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
0
100%
FREQUENCY
Regularly used
66
/100
The map shown above gives the frequency of use of the term «to a frazzle» in the different countries.
Principal search tendencies and common uses of to a frazzle
List of principal searches undertaken by users to access our English online dictionary and most widely used expressions with the word «to a frazzle».

FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «TO A FRAZZLE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «to a frazzle» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «to a frazzle» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about to a frazzle

EXAMPLES

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «TO A FRAZZLE»

Discover the use of to a frazzle in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to to a frazzle and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
American Slang: Cultural Language Guide to Living in the USA
To To To a frazzle: to a ruined or breakdown condition. He works his subordinates to a frazzle. To a “T”: exactly. He got it right to a “T.” To no avail: without success. We tried to keep him from leaving, but it was to no avail. To the victor belongs ...
Joseph Melillo, Edward M. Melillo, 2004
2
Mongolian English Dictionary
... nopcon drenched to the skin, ~ IlanlT impermeability, ~ naax to be waterproof, to keep the water out, ycan naap opoM aarcaax to pour oil on troubled waters, to be conciliatory, ycan aanxar fionrnoo aorlyynax to get beaten to a frazzle ...
‎2013
3
A Dictionary of Anglo-American Proverbs & Proverbial ...
1988. New York: Ballantine Books, 1989. To be worn to a frazzle 1911 "And we' ve been worked to a frazzle." (III, 1849) The Complete Short Stories of Jack London, 3 vols. Ed. Earle Labor et al. Stanford, Cal.: Stanford University Press, 1993.
George B. Bryan, Wolfgang Mieder, 2005
4
Oxford Thesaurus of English
3 they always overdid beef: overcook, overbake, burn, burn to a cinder/ crisp; informal burn to a frazzle. 1 overdo it work too hard, overwork, do too much, work like a Trojan/ horse/ slave, work day and night, burn the midnight oil, burn the ...
Maurice Waite, 2009
5
The Way of Ambition
He had "licked" the Metropolitan to a "frazzle" over the date of production, and he was going to "lick them to a frazzle" with the production. Every reserved seat in the house was sold for Claude's first night. Crayford stepped on air.
Robert Hichens, 2007
6
One Christmas Night In... (Mills & Boon M&B): A Night in the ...
Michael had to have cut into Nick's life and caused upheaval in trying to please his dad's wishes. She glanced back at the sleeping baby. “I think Michael is worn to a frazzle. His brief nap this afternoon helped, but he may sleep through the ...
Carole Mortimer, Helen Brooks, Sara Orwig, 2011
7
Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery: The Experiences of Three Couples
I was just worn to a frazzle. 131/S1 wasn't able to find work that would make her very much money at the time. There wasn't too much in yyy for a sociologist; she was working in adoption and it was -- there was a lot of backroom stuff going on.
David R. Whitsitt, 2007
8
Lesser Breeds: Racial Attitudes in Popular British Fiction, ...
“Nothing stops them, nothing frightens them, they know what they want, they know whom they love — and they have the Christian beaten to a frazzle every time”. Ussher knows that he does not want Rupert to marry Leah, and he seems to ...
Michael Diamond, 2006
9
Revenge in Twin Valleys: 1st in Trilogy
I am going to get you off by yourself and wear you down to a frazzle.” “We'll see who gets worn down to a frazzle,” she said, and headed down the rope hand over hand, which makes me believe she had been watching when I had started up ...
Odell Sexton, 2011
10
The Warfield Bride
Hannah's wore to a frazzle trying to keep her quiet, and Penn's wore to a frazzle trying to figure out how to get out of this mess he's landed us all in. Welcome, Miss Oleeta. Don't reckon you know nothing about muzzling babies, do you?
Bronwyn Williams, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «TO A FRAZZLE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term to a frazzle is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Sewing and Quilting the Old Way with Rags
Men's clothing in particular is usually worn to a frazzle, but can still yield salvageable fabric behind pockets, at the upper back of shirt sleeves and beneath yokes ... «Mother Earth News, Jul 15»
2
Stage Door: Awake and Sing
The grind of daily life is wearing them to a frazzle. Mia Katigbak as matriarch Bessie deftly captures the strength and blunt ferocity of a woman trying to maintain ... «Huffington Post, Jul 15»
3
Review: It's all about the views at Durbanville Hills Restaurant
The braised pork belly is delicious, without being cooked to a frazzle, but the fact that it is cool in the centre betrays that it was made some time before (the waiter ... «Eat Out, Jun 15»
4
I'm Not Going to Rush Out There With a Verdict on the Encyclical …
I also expect that a good number of you are going to be whipped to a frazzle by all the bizarro, politically-motivated sewage, both from the left and the right, that ... «Patheos, Jun 15»
5
Bedraggled Atlanta Braves Bullpen Forces Changes
The Braves bullpen is worn to a frazzle and there are no off days coming. On Wednesday Trevor Cahill was used in relief, leaving a hole in the rotation and ... «Tomahawk Take, Apr 15»
6
Boris Pasternak Would Not Be Proud of 'Doctor Zhivago'
I left, worn to a frazzle, remembering Ira Gershwin's famous lyrics to “But Not for Me”: “I've found more clouds of gray/Than any Russian play/can guarantee.”. «New York Observer, Apr 15»
7
One Church Overcomes Obstacles after Vandalism
"We worked ourselves to a frazzle, but that's all in trying to accomplish what you need," said Bunch. The church was founed in the late 1800s and has long been ... «WTOK, Mar 15»
8
Gerald Hausman on Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by …
My paperback copy is worn to a frazzle. Open the book and the antique yellow pages smell of summer insects and old ink and faded, sun-bleached covers from ... «Stay Thirsty Media, Jan 15»
9
ODU wrestlers Dechow, Warner take different paths to success
But as Warner put together a solid season in 2014 and eventually qualified for the NCAA championships, he overloaded and worried himself to a frazzle. «Daily Press, Jan 15»
10
Learn to Control What You Can in Caregiving
Only then can you turn to your loved one's needs. It serves no one if you are worn to a frazzle because of your devotion. What helps caregivers realize they need ... «AARP News, Sep 14»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. To a frazzle [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/to-a-frazzle>. Jun 2021 ».
Download the educalingo app
en
English dictionary
Discover all that is hidden in the words on
index
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z