headache


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Synonyms for headache

Synonyms for headache

a duty or responsibility that is a source of anxiety, worry, or hardship

Synonyms for headache

something or someone that causes anxiety

pain in the head caused by dilation of cerebral arteries or muscle contractions or a reaction to drugs

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Her position on the heeling boat irked her, and she remembered the headache he had cured and the soothing rest that resided in him.
For three days this blinding headache lasted, and he suffered as wild animals suffer, as it seemed the way on ship to suffer, without plaint, without sympathy, utterly alone.
How can you expect me to go to church again," she asked, petulantly, "with such a headache as mine?
Her maid (the person with the cap-ribbons) was sent down-stairs to announce that her headache had returned.
I believe that Dalkeith pere is hanging round somewhere, and in view of my headache perhaps you had better remain in the background for the moment.
why will they hang about us, like the flavour of yesterday's wine, suggestive of headaches and lassitude, and those good intentions for the future, which, under the earth, form the everlasting pavement of a large estate, and, upon it, usually endure until dinner-time or thereabouts!
I think that's a lovely description, headache and all
But I suppose she doesn't have a headache every day," she said sympathetically.
Costello was a widow with a fortune; a person of much distinction, who frequently intimated that, if she were not so dreadfully liable to sick headaches, she would probably have left a deeper impress upon her time.
She would be most happy," he said; "but I am afraid those headaches will interfere.
Norris, in a rather softened voice; "but I question whether her headache might not be caught then, sister.
I am afraid it was, indeed," said the more candid Lady Bertram, who had overheard her; "I am very much afraid she caught the headache there, for the heat was enough to kill anybody.
Over the years, the Pakistan Headache Society (PHS) has been striving to update the level of expertise of medical practitioners in the diagnosis and management of common and uncommon headache disorders, by organizing updates, lectures and seminars across the country.
Conclusion: The primary headache was common among outpatients with depressive disorder, predominantly tension-type headache and migraine without aura.
An observational study to analyse the headache pattern, secondary headache in patients having diagnosed to have brain tumour.