Definition of ache
- a dull persistent (usually moderately intense) pain. Synonyms: aching.
- feel physical pain; "Were you hurting after the accident?". Synonyms: hurt, suffer.
- have a desire for something or someone who is not present; "She ached for a cigarette", "I am pining for my lover". Synonyms: languish, pine, yearn, yen.
- be the source of pain. Synonyms: hurt, smart.
backache, bellyache, bite, burn, catch, cephalalgia, die, earache, gastralgia, get, headache, hunger, itch, kill, odontalgia, otalgia, prick, shoot, sting, stomachache, thirst, throb, toothache, twinge.
Words nearby ache
ace, achy, acme, acne, acre, ashe, cache.
Rhymes with ache
awake, bake, blake, brake, break, cake, drake, fake, flake, forsake, haik, hake, lake, make, mistake, opaque, partake, quake, rake, remake.
Start with ache
achenial, achene, aches, ached, achenes.
End with ache
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