Definition of 'ache'
- a dull persistent (usually moderately intense) pain
- feel physical pain; "Were you hurting after the accident?"
Synonyms: hurt suffer
- have a desire for something or someone who is not present; "She ached for a cigarette"; "I am pining for my lover"
Synonyms: yearn yen pine languish
- be the source of pain
Synonyms: smart hurt