I believe you may be looking for the definition of the word "chafes".
The word "chafes" is the third person singular present tense of the verb "chafe". It means to rub or cause irritation on the skin, or to become irritated or annoyed. It can also mean to wear or damage something through friction, or to heat or warm something by rubbing.
Here are a few example sentences using "chafes" in context: