Definition of toothache in English:


Syllabification: tooth·ache
Pronunciation: /ˈto͞oTHˌāk


  • A pain in a tooth or teeth: he has a toothache
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    • On the evening of December 21, I was in great pain from toothache.
    • A heavy drinker, he had been having a great deal of pain from toothache, she said.
    • Joint pain and toothache may both be due to increased pressure within a bony canal.

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