twinging


twinging
twɪndʒ n. sudden sharp pain (physical, mental, or emotional) v. cause a sudden sharp pain; feel a momentary sharp pain

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Twinging — Twinge Twinge, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Twinged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Twinging}.] [OE. twengen, AS. twengan; akin to OE. twingen to pain, afflict, OFries. thwinga, twinga, dwinga, to constrain, D. dwingen, OS. thwingan, G. zwingen, OHG. dwingan,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • twinging — sb. == persecution. Ps. xvii. 19 …   Oldest English Words

  • Twinge — Twinge, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Twinged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Twinging}.] [OE. twengen, AS. twengan; akin to OE. twingen to pain, afflict, OFries. thwinga, twinga, dwinga, to constrain, D. dwingen, OS. thwingan, G. zwingen, OHG. dwingan, thwingan, to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Twinged — Twinge Twinge, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Twinged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Twinging}.] [OE. twengen, AS. twengan; akin to OE. twingen to pain, afflict, OFries. thwinga, twinga, dwinga, to constrain, D. dwingen, OS. thwingan, G. zwingen, OHG. dwingan,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • twinge — I. verb (twinged; twinging or twingeing) Etymology: Middle English twengen, from Old English twengan; akin to Old High German zwengen to pinch Date: before 12th century transitive verb 1. dialect pluck, tweak …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • twinge — /twinj/, n., v., twinged, twinging. n. 1. a sudden, sharp pain: On damp days, he s often bothered by a twinge of rheumatism. 2. a mental or emotional pang: a twinge of guilt; twinges of sorrow. v.t. 3. to affect (the body or mind) with a sudden,… …   Universalium

  • twinge — noun 1》 a sudden, sharp localized pain. 2》 a brief, sharp pang of emotion. verb (twinges, twingeing or twinging, twinged) (of a part of the body) suffer a twinge. Origin OE twengan pinch, wring , of Gmc origin …   English new terms dictionary

  • twinge — /twɪndʒ / (say twinj) noun 1. a sudden, sharp pain (in body or mind): a twinge of rheumatism; a twinge of remorse. –verb (twinged, twinging) –verb (t) 2. to affect with sudden, sharp pain or pains (in body or mind). 3. to give (a person, etc.) a… …   Australian English dictionary


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