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  • noun

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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The fever left her tired, headachy, unable to sleep and unsteady on her feet.
OK, that's a trick question--any girl who's bloated, crampy, broken out, headachy and gorging on pretzels dipped in ice cream is gonna feel like a 10 on the grump-o-meter.
But a total detox can leave you feeling headachy, flu-like and spotty.
She is under a lot of pressure at work and still gets headachy but now she is either going to the gym after work or taking some time out to relax when she gets home.
If you feel like death warmed up, hot and headachy and coughing do everyone at work a favour stay away.
If you begin to feel dizzy, nauseated, headachy or thirsty, find a cool place to sit and drink some water.
You may begin to feel tired and headachy and may even develop mild diarrhoea, body odour or bad breath.
But a note with the tablets warned that the tablets may make me feel headachy, sick, drowsy, weak, shaky, or faint.
I felt headachy for the rest of the day, which is apparently normal.
Professor Coakley's new test is a brilliant application of new technology to a well established technique, but it's not yet going to quicken the diagnosis of meningitis or blood poisoning in its early stages, before the well-known signs appear, when the doctor has to decide whether an unwell, feverish, headachy child, with maybe a rash, can be left to the care of its parents to get better from its viral illness (more than 99 out of 100 cases), or should be given a painful and possibly hazardous antibiotic injection and rushed to hospital for an even more terrifying lumbar puncture.