twinge Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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twingenoun [C]

uk   us   /twɪndʒ/
a ​suddenshortfeeling of ​physical or ​mentalpain: I felt a twinge in my ​knee. He was ​feeling twinges from a ​calfinjury after 20 ​minutes of the ​game. I ​admit I ​felt a twinge ofguilt as we ​left.
(Definition of twinge from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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twingenoun [C]

 us   /twɪndʒ/
a ​sudden, ​brieffeeling of ​pain or an ​emotion: When she ​saw the ​house she ​grew up in, she ​felt a twinge of ​sadness.
(Definition of twinge from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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