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pain

noun /pein/
hurt or suffering of the body or mind
dolor
a pain in the chest.
pained adjective showing or expressing pain
dolido, afligido, apenado
She had a pained expression on her face.
painful adjective causing pain
doloroso
a painful injury.
painfully adverb
dolorosamente
It was painfully obvious that she wasn’t interested in him.
painless adjective without pain
sin dolor, indoloro
a painless injection.
painlessly adverb
sin causar dolor, sin complicaciones
painkiller noun a drug etc which lessens or removes pain
analgésico
The doctor prescribed her some painkillers.
painstaking /ˈpeinz-/ adjective going to great trouble and taking great care
meticuloso, esmerado, concienzudo
It took a painstaking effort to add all the tiny details to the painting.
a pain in the neck noun a person who is constantly annoying
pesado, pelmazo
People who are always complaining are a pain in the neck.
take pains to take great trouble and care (to do something)
poner especial cuidado en, esmerarse, esforzarse en hacer algo
He took great pains to make sure we enjoyed ourselves.
(Definition of pain from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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