pain pain  /ˈpeɪn/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a symptom of some physical hurt or disorder
  2. (n) emotional distress; a fundamental feeling that people try to avoid
  3. (n) a somatic sensation of acute discomfort
  4. (n) a bothersome annoying person
  5. (n) something or someone that causes trouble; a source of unhappiness
  6. (v) cause bodily suffering to and make sick or indisposed
  7. (v) cause emotional anguish or make miserable

Usage(s):

  1. What you need to know about the new rules for treating pain at hospitals and other facilities.
  2. After years of sparing the morphine, doctors see that better pain relief means a faster, cheaper recovery.
  3. Several new studies show that a simple backrub offers significant pain relief for patients after major surgery.

News

  1. T-Pain Won't Buy Kanye West Baby Gift Because West Has "No Couth"

    T-Pain tells Us that he's afraid to gift Kanye West with baby presents because West is "not couth" about showing his distaste. Credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images
    on June 29, 2013     Source: US Weekly

  2. Pain center remains open following raid

    Editor's note - As of midday Thursday the Advance Pain Center in Farmington appeared to be open for business. A spokesperson for the US Attorney Eastern District of Missouri declined further comment, saying only that yesterday’s events were a law enforcement action and no further information was available. A call placed to the center was answered, but the reporter was told that no comment would ...
    on June 28, 2013     Source: Park Hills Daily Journal

  3. Pain Relief in Seconds with New Gemstone Magnetic Bracelet, Announced Pain Free Living

    Superior Magnetics for Pain Free Living announced a new magnetic bracelet combined with gemstones that relieves pain in seconds. (PRWeb June 27, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/magnetic/bracelets/prweb10877033.htm
    on June 27, 2013     Source: PRWeb

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Quotes

  1. "From the first minute Forlan had a problem. He was injured and could not continue," Tabarez said of the Athletico Madrid striker. "He had a pain and during the match we took a decision to try another man who was fresh. It was nothing really...
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Oscar Tabarez Source: The Age

  2. In his statement yesterday, Mr Murdoch said: "I and senior management agree with the American public that this was an ill-considered project. We are very sorry for any pain that his has caused the families of Ron Goldman and Nicole Brown Simpson."
    on Nov 20, 2006 By: Rupert Murdoch Source: guardian.co.uk

  3. "It is desperately sad news. Another family with such grief and pain and loss," British Prime Minister David Cameron said. "Of course the 300th death is no more or less tragic than the 299 that came before."
    on Jun 21, 2010 By: David Cameron Source: CNN (blog)

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