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Definition 1: a dull persistent (usually moderately intense) pain - [noun denoting state]

Synonyms for aching in the sense of this definition

(aching is a kind of ...) a symptom of some physical hurt or disorder

"the patient developed severe pain and distension"

(... is a kind of aching ) an ache localized in or around a tooth

(... is a kind of aching ) an ache localized in the back

(... is a kind of aching ) pain in the head caused by dilation of cerebral arteries or muscle contractions or a reaction to drugs

(... is a kind of aching ) an ache localized in the stomach or abdominal region

(... is a kind of aching ) an ache localized in the middle or inner ear

Definition 2: causing a dull and steady pain - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where aching or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • my aching head
  • her old achy joints

Synonyms for aching in the sense of this definition

(aching is similar to ...) causing physical or psychological pain

"worked with painful slowness"

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