What is another word for ache?

4096 synonyms found


[ ˈe͡ɪk], [ ˈe‍ɪk], [ ˈeɪ_k]

Ache is a common word that is used to express discomfort, pain, or soreness in a specific part of the body. However, there are several other words that can be used as synonyms for this term such as pain, soreness, discomfort, throbbing, twinge, sting, hurt, cramp, throb, burn, crick, agony, tenderness, misery, smart, anguish, affliction, stiffness, sore, injury, malaise, and tenderness. The use of different synonyms can help to vary the language used, add more detail to descriptions of pain, and create a more interesting and varied piece of writing.

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What are the hypernyms for Ache?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Ache?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.

What are the opposite words for ache?

When we talk about the word "ache," some of the antonyms that come to mind are comfort, ease, pleasure, and relief. While an ache refers to a persistent discomfort, discomfort or uneasiness that is not necessarily constant is the opposite of it. Comfort is often used in place of ache to signify contentment and relaxation, while ease refers to the state of being without pain or the presence of effortless living. Pleasure and relief signify a sense of satisfaction and relaxation. Therefore, antonyms of the word ache can be thought of as anything that brings comfort and pleasure or something that provides relief and ease.

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Usage examples for Ache

My head does not even ache now.
"In Desert and Wilderness"
Henryk Sienkiewicz
Nor can I shut the thought of her out of my heart And the ache for her out of my hours.
"Open Water"
Arthur Stringer
I was dead with you- And my bones still ache with Death.
"Open Water"
Arthur Stringer

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