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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Hurt or upset.

Usage examples (35)
  • Noun : a back pain. ,I am sorry my news causes you such pain. ,Great pains have been taken to repair the engine perfectly
  • When she nodded, he held his hand over his chest, his expression pained.
  • "My full confidence?" she repeated; the expression pained her.
  • Sumner could only wait in pained surprise for her to continue. for more
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