ache /ˈek/ 不及物動詞
Ache v. i. [imp. & p. p. Ached p. pr. & vb. n. Aching ] To suffer pain; to have, or be in, pain, or in continued pain; to be distressed. “My old bones ache.”
The sins that in your conscience ache. --Keble.
Ach, Ache n. A name given to several species of plants; as, smallage, wild celery, parsley. [Obs.]
Ache n. Continued pain, as distinguished from sudden twinges, or spasmodic pain. “Such an ache in my bones.”
Note: ☞ Often used in composition, as, a headache, an earache, a toothache.
n : a dull persistent (usually moderately intense) pain [syn: aching]
v 1: feel physical pain; "Were you hurting after the accident?"
[syn: hurt, suffer]
2: have a desire for something or someone who is not present;
"She ached for a cigarette"; "I am pining for my lover"
[syn: yearn, yen, pine, languish]
3: be the source of pain [syn: smart, hurt]