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  Definition of ache
  1. a dull persistent (usually moderately intense) pain
  2. have a desire for something or someone who is not present; "She ached for a cigarette"; "I am pining for my lover"
  3. feel physical pain; "Were you hurting after the accident?"
  4. be the source of pain
Similar Words: aching, yearn, yen, pine, languish, hurt, suffer, smart

 

Hyponyms: toothache, odontalgia, backache, headache, head ache, cephalalgia, stomachache, stomach ache, bellyache, gastralgia, earache, otalgia, die, catch, get, twinge, prick, sting, kill, bite, burn, itch, hunger, thirst, act up, throb, shoot

 

Derivational Morphology: hurt, suffer, smart, pining, hankering, yen, longer, thirster, yearner, longing, yearning, sick person, diseased person, sufferer, agony, suffering, excruciation, aching, injury, harm, trauma, pain, hurting, distress, smarting

 

Anagrams: each

 

Language Translations:
Dutch: pijn   Finnish: särky  
French: douleur   German: Schmerz  
Greek: άλγος   Indonesian: sakit  
Interlingua: dolor   Italian: dolore  
Japanese: 痛み   Malay: sengal  
Portuguese: dor   Spanish: dolor  
Turkish: ağrı  
 
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