A sudden sharp feeling of emotional distress:
An ache is defined as a feeling of sadness or of wanting something very badly.
The suffering of intense physical or mental pain:
The definition of anguish is a feeling of physical or mental pain.
(Informal) A source of annoyance; a nuisance:
Any sudden, violent, temporary activity, feeling, etc.
Great effort or a series of efforts; violent exertion
Turmoil is defined as a state of upset and confusion.
A sudden outburst as of laughter, rage, or sneezing; fit; spasm
A body of ore in a vein, usually elongated and vertical or steeply inclined
A persistent or sharply painful feeling of sorrow or remorse.
A tingling or pricking sensation:
Smart is sharp mental or physical pain.
A wound made by piercing with a knife, dagger, or other pointed weapon
A sharp-pointed organ in insects and certain other animals, used to prick, wound, or inject poison
A stitch is defined as a loop of thread or yarn used to close a wound or fabric, or a tiny item of clothing, or a sudden sharp pain in your side that results from exercise.
A condition of great wretchedness or suffering because of pain, sorrow, poverty, etc.; distress
A condition of anguished struggle and disorder.
Find another word for throe. In this page you can discover 23 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for throe, like: pang, ache, agony, anguish, disorder, pain, spasm, struggle, turmoil, cramp and paroxysm.