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English definition of “ache”

ache

verb [I]     /eɪk/
B2 to have a continuous pain that is unpleasant but not very strong: My head/tooth/back aches. I ache/I'm aching all over. I've got one or two aching muscles after yesterday's run.Pain and painful
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