Aching and Painless


Aching adjective - Causing or feeling bodily pain.
Usage example: my poor, aching back

Painless is an antonym for aching.

Nearby Words: ache, ached, achy


Painless adjective - Not causing physical or psychological pain.
Usage example: painless dentistry

Aching is an antonym for painless.

Nearby Words: pain, painful, painlessly
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