ache

/ˈeɪk/

  • Verb
  • to produce a dull continuous pain
    1. Her muscles were aching from shoveling snow.
    2. After running the marathon, his body ached for a week.
    3. The candy's so sweet that it makes my teeth ache.
    4. His heart ached [=he felt sad and sorry] for the children begging on the streets.
  • to want or desire something or someone very much
    1. After years of war, most people are aching [=longing, yearning] for peace.
    2. Her heart ached for him.
    3. I've been aching to see you.
  • Noun
  • a pain that is not sharp but continues for a long time
    1. He had a dull ache in his back from lifting boxes all day.
    2. muscle aches
    3. a headache
    4. a stomachache
    5. toothaches
    6. She looked through the old pictures with a dull ache in her heart.
    7. Symptoms of the flu include fever, general aches and pains, and sore throat.
    8. the many aches and pains of old age

Những từ liên quan với ACHE

spasm, pound, anguish, pounding, hurt, pain, misery, pang