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Definition 1: a sudden sharp feeling - [noun denoting feeling]

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

  • pangs of regret
  • she felt a stab of excitement
  • twinges of conscience

Synonyms for pang in the sense of this definition

(pang is a kind of ...) the experiencing of affective and emotional states

"she had a feeling of euphoria" "he had terrible feelings of guilt" "I disliked him and the feeling was mutual"

(... is a kind of pang ) pangs of feeling guilty

Definition 2: a sharp spasm of pain - [noun denoting state]

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

"the patient developed severe pain and distension"

(... is a kind of pang ) a regularly recurrent spasm of pain that is characteristic of childbirth

(... is a kind of pang ) pains felt by a woman after her baby is born; associated with contractions of the uterus

Definition 3: a mental pain or distress - [noun denoting state]

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

  • a pang of conscience

Synonyms for pang in the sense of this definition

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

"the patient developed severe pain and distension"

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