The designer Tory Burch, blonde and overtanned, wore it a few months later and looked like a frazzled prom queen.
It starts, I think, with family policies, by which I mean help for frazzled parents who both work full-time.
Letterman, however, was oblivious to this—which certainly seems to hold up based on his frazzled reaction in this clip.
Desperate for a way out of her monotonous existence Kumiko becomes obsessed with the frazzled tape and plots her journey to Fargo.
And, just for that glimpse of a minute, the frazzled Strong is rejoicing.
The shells are shredded, the feathers are caked and bitten, the hackle is frazzled and frayed out.
The poor fellow looked so old and frazzled that Odin could not recognize him.
Do you guess we were frazzled up to the limit and not braced to hold back or anything, the way civilized people do?
His clothes were frazzled, but I didn't notice that till later.
I see by your clothes and frazzled necktie that you are mighty poor; and you can't afford to turn down the offer.
c.1825, "to unravel" (of clothing), from East Anglian variant of 17c. fasel "to unravel, fray" (as the end of a rope), from Middle English facelyn "to fray" (mid-15c.), from fasylle "fringe, frayed edge," diminutive of Old English fæs "fringe." Related: Frazzled, frazzling. Cf. German Faser "thread, fiber, filament," Middle Dutch vese "fringe, fiber, chaff." Probably influenced in form by fray (v.). As a noun, from 1865, American English.