pang Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"pang" in British English

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pangnoun [C]

uk   us   /pæŋ/
a ​suddensharpfeeling, ​especially of ​painfulemotion: a pang ofjealousy We hadn't ​eaten since ​yesterday and the hunger pangs were getting ​harder to ​ignore.
(Definition of pang from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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pangnoun [C]

 us   /pæŋ/
a ​sudden, ​sharpfeeling of ​pain or ​painfulemotion: hunger pangs pangs of ​remorse
(Definition of pang from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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