A keen stimulus or incitement; a goad or spur:
A sudden, brief, darting pain or pang
A sudden piercing pain.
A sudden, sharp pain; twinge
A source of pain, anxiety, or annoyance
A smarting sensation, pain or distress
Bodily suffering characterized by such feelings:
Abdominal or uterine spasms and pain
Pain so extreme as to cause writhing or contortions of the body, similar to those made in the athletic contests in Greece; and hence, extreme pain of mind or body; anguish; paroxysm of grief; specifically, the sufferings of Christ in the garden of Gethsemane.
A dull, steady pain.
A sharp pain caused by or as if by being pricked
A cause of such suffering; pain, sorrow, poverty, squalor, etc.
A stinging or smarting sensation.
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