What does the word fret mean?

Usage examples for fret

  1. In pious Trust yourself forget For others only toil and fret, Since all we do for fellow Men With right good Will, shall be our Gain. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. He tells us why we should not fret. – Heart Talks by Charles Wesley Naylor
  3. And you needn't fret about Mr. Lathrop- you needn't really! – Delia Blanchflower by Mrs. Humphry Ward