Word:

Twinge

Pronunciation: twĭnj
v. t.1.To pull with a twitch; to pinch; to tweak.
[imp. & p. p. Twinged (twĭnjd); p. pr. & vb. n. Twinging.]
2.To affect with a sharp, sudden pain; to torment with pinching or sharp pains.
v. i.1.To have a sudden, sharp, local pain, like a twitch; to suffer a keen, darting, or shooting pain; as, the side twinges.
n.1.A pinch; a tweak; a twitch.
A master that gives you . . . twinges by the ears.
- L' Estrange.
2.A sudden sharp pain; a darting local pain of momentary continuance; as, a twinge in the arm or side.
Noun1.twinge - a sudden sharp feeling; "pangs of regret"; "she felt a stab of excitement"; "twinges of conscience"
Synonyms: pang, stab
2.twinge - a sharp stab of pain
Verb1.twinge - cause a stinging pain; "The needle pricked his skin"
Synonyms: prick, sting
2.twinge - feel a sudden sharp, local pain
3.twinge - squeeze tightly between the fingers; "He pinched her behind"; "She squeezed the bottle"
Synonyms: nip, pinch, tweet, twitch, squeeze
ache, acute pain, agonize, ail, anguish, bite, blanch, blench, boring pain, charley horse, cramp, cramps, crick, darting pain, feel pain, feel the pangs, fulgurant pain, girdle pain, gnawing, grimace, gripe, griping, have a misery, hitch, hurt, jumping pain, kink, lancinating pain, misery, nip, pain, paroxysm, pinch, pound, prick, seizure, sharp pain, shoot, shooting, shooting pain, shrink, spasm, stab, stabbing pain, stitch, suffer, thrill, throb, throes, tingle, tormen, tweak, twitch, wince, wrench, writhe
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