Definition of aching
- causing a dull and steady pain; "my aching head", "her old achy joints". Synonyms: achy.
- a dull persistent (usually moderately intense) pain. Synonyms: ache.
- feel physical pain; "Were you hurting after the accident?". Synonyms: ache, 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: ache, languish, pine, yearn, yen.
- be the source of pain. Synonyms: ache, 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.
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baking, breaking, forsaking, making, mistaking, remaking, retaking, shaking, taking, waking.
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broaching, outpreaching, overbleaching, bleaching, preaching, nonteaching, poaching, peaching, approaching, leaching, baching, roaching, forereaching, reaching, breaching, teaching, beaching, reproaching, outreaching, impeaching, reattaching, coaching, bellyaching, overcoaching, encroaching, outcoaching, unteaching, pleaching, reteaching, attaching, overteaching, antipoaching, misteaching, caching, upreaching, stomaching, detaching, overreaching.