Bedeutung von “pain” — Learner’s Dictionary


noun us uk /peɪn/
Extra Examples
I've got a pain in my lower back.These drugs are supposed to reduce the pain.The pain eased after a few minutes.It was the worst pain I had ever experienced.If the pains return phone the doctor.
HURT [ C, U ]

A2 an unpleasant physical feeling caused by an illness or injury:

Are you in pain?
I felt a sharp pain in my foot.
She was given some medicine to ease the pain.

B2 sadness or mental suffering caused by an unpleasant event:

I can't describe the pain I suffered when he died.
be a pain (in the neck) informal

to be annoying:

My brother can be a real pain in the neck sometimes.
be at pains to do sth; take pains to do sth

to make a lot of effort to do something:

He was at great pains to explain the reasons for his decision.

(Definition von “pain noun” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)