English to English
||a dull persistent (usually moderately intense) pain |
||Continued pain, as distinguished from sudden twinges, or spasmodic pain. "Such an ache in my bones." |
• Were you hurting after the accident?
||have a desire for something or someone who is not present |
• She ached for a cigarette
• I am pining for my lover
||To suffer pain; to have, or be in, pain, or in continued pain; to be distressed. |