WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2015
fret•ful /ˈfrɛtfəl/USA pronunciation adj. 

    irritable;
    touchy;
    peevish:a fretful baby.
fret•ful•ly, adv. 


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

fretful /ˈfrɛtfʊl/ adj
  1. peevish, irritable, or upset

ˈfretfully adv ˈfretfulness n



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