Definition of pained in English:


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Pronunciation: /peɪnd


  • Affected with pain, especially mental pain; hurt or troubled: a pained expression came over his face Susan looked pained
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    • Just as he moved his wrist a shooting pain engulfed his whole hand, bringing out a pained expression on his face.
    • I asked him innocently, mentally shoving down the pained expression that tried to break through.
    • A pained expression lit his face and grabbed his head in pain.

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