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Synonyms for ache


ache for something or someone


  • long for
  • want
  • desire
  • hope for
  • dream of
  • pine
  • covet
  • wish for
  • yearn for
  • lust for
  • thirst for
  • hunger for
  • crave for
  • hanker for
  • itch for
  • set your heart on
  • eat your heart out over

Synonyms for ache

to have or cause a feeling of physical pain or discomfort

to experience or express compassion

to have a strong longing for

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

Synonyms for ache

feel physical pain

have a desire for something or someone who is not present

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AChE is one of the most important targets for the chemical control of many agricultural and medical insect pests, according to entomologist Kun Yan Zhu at Kansas State University, whose laboratory first sequenced the cDNA that encodes AChE in the greenbug.
The Global Alliance to Improve Outcomes in Ache published the document as an update to its 2003 guidelines.
Sixty percent (60%) of the respondents with undiagnosed medical conditions said that on days when they feel anxious or depressed, there is a moderate (41%) to severe (19%) change in their physical symptoms or aches and pains.
Its acute symptoms, including fever, cough, muscle aches and fatigue, usually last three to four days, with improvements beginning after that and a gradual return to good health the following week.
RubOut Bruises & Aches Cream is an FDA-monographed topical analgesic which helps fade the discoloration of bruises in as little as four days.
I'm tired, cold, exhausted and my back aches, but she's worth it,'' Clarke said.
Today, Connors counts on this kind of natural therapy to relieve a range of aches and pains, from wrist joints pounded by years of championship tennis, to the general muscle aches and stiffness that come with getting older.
Flu symptoms include sore throats, cough, fever and aches, but not stomach problems.
In addition to reducing stress, relaxing tired and sore muscles and relieving minor aches and pains from exercise, hydromassage helps ease arthritis pain and can help induce a restful sleep.
As anyone who has gotten there knows, when you pass that not-exactly-magic age of 50, you have entered the land of aches and pains.
clinical trial, Tamiflu reduced the duration of illness by 30 percent and severity of symptoms by 40 percent, including fever, cough, aches and pains.
There are blisters and strains and aches and pains, but that is expected for an athlete of any age.
More than 156 million Americans have used the product for the relief of aches and pains associated with common cold, headache, toothache, muscular aches, backache, minor pain of arthritis, and menstrual cramps - as well as temporary reduction of fever.
When you get through the image, there beats the heart of a very traditional woman who aches for what millions of other women ache for - a child and a family.
ALEVE is a safe, long-lasting, over-the-counter pain reliever that offers the convenience of eight-to-12-hour dosing for effective, all-day relief of minor aches and pains, such as backache, muscle aches, headache and minor arthritis pain, with as few as two pills.