Synonyms for aching

Synonyms for (noun) aching

Synonyms: ache, aching

Definition: a dull persistent (usually moderately intense) pain

Similar words: pain, hurting

Definition: a symptom of some physical hurt or disorder

Usage: the patient developed severe pain and distension

Synonyms for (adjective) aching

Synonyms: aching, achy

Definition: causing a dull and steady pain

Usage: my aching head; her old achy joints

Similar words: painful

Definition: causing physical or psychological pain

Usage: worked with painful slowness