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Synonyms for pain

Synonyms for pain

a sensation of physical discomfort occurring as the result of disease or injury

one that makes another totally miserable by causing sharp pain and irritation


to cause suffering or painful sorrow to

to have or cause a feeling of physical pain or discomfort

Synonyms for pain

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Women experience "unusual symptoms" more often than men do, such as a dull pain, ache or heavy feeling in the chest, a mild discomfort in the chest accompanied by a general unwell feeling, or a pain in the chest that spreads to the back or stomach.
More recently, when the drainage was more bothersome, he would also notice a dull pain at the occiput.
Infections or swellings usually lead to a dull pain or ache.
30am with a dull pain in my lower back and cramps in my tummy.
Researchers found that caffeine is more effective than ibuprofen at getting rid of tension headaches, the type that involves constant dull pain and muscle soreness in the neck and shoulders.
ITB syndrome usually causes a slowly building, intense dull pain during running, which recedes when you stop.
Abu-Arafeh explained, "prolonged use of paracetamol and ibuprofen can dull pain for a short time but makes the head more sensitive and more likely to feel sore.
It's a dull pain, a dumb pain, it's aching, it's annoying," New Scientists quoted her as saying.
Terrorism was a dull pain, not the searing psychological wound it has become.
Suddenly I came over with a dull pain in my chest, going down my arms," he said.
Marielle, author of the Complete Running Manual says: "Running - a cardiovascular exercise - makes the body produce it's own endorphins - feel good chemicals which dull pain and put you on a 'high' for several hours afterwards.
Clinically, patients tend to present with otorrhea and a chronic, dull pain.
I go to the gym regularly but get a dull pain in my stomach whenever I run or exercise vigorously.
Symptoms to look out for include a lump in either testicle, enlargement of the testicles, or a dull pain in the abdomen or groin