Example Sentences

My back aches.

After a tough work-out, my body ached.

I ached for a cigarette for weeks after I quit.

After a night of heavy drinking, I have quite an ache in my head.



to be the source of pain

Synonyms: smart


to feel physical pain

Synonyms: hurt


to have a desire for something or someone who is not present

Synonyms: yen


a dull, persistent, moderately intense pain

Synonyms: aching

Other words

balsam woolly aphid, bride, chicory escarole, con artist, corm, date rape, decapod crustacean, dental medicine, embroiderer, erectile tissue, inch, panoramic view, pen-tailed tree shrew, pitcher-plant family, potential energy, radical sign, sealant, sextuple, unoffending, withholder