Part of speech:
Causing sadness, grief, misery, or distress
Marked by, causing, or experiencing physical pain
Smart is the act of having intelligence.
Throb means to vibrate, pulsate or beat quickly.
To experience, undergo, or feel (something painful, injurious, or unpleasant):
To cause to feel a sharp, smarting pain:
Spruce means to make neat and tidy.
To affect with sharp pain; to sting, as with remorse.
To have or cause pain
To notify of approaching danger or action; warn:
To harden or impart a finish to by subjecting to intense heat; fire:
To cause sharp pain, or smarting, to; to hurt or injure, in a literal or a figurative sense.
The definition of assuage is to fulfill the needs of.
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
Find another word for smarting. In this page you can discover 25 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for smarting, like: aching, achy, afflictive, hurtful, nagging, painful, sore, pain, smart, smartness and hurting.