There are 2 translations of pain in Spanish:

pain1

Pronunciation: /peɪn/

n

  • 1 1.1 u c (physical) dolor (m) she was in great pain estaba muy dolorida or (AmL tb) adolorida, sentía mucho dolor I'm in constant pain siento dolor permanentemente to cry out in o with pain gritar de dolor to ease the pain calmar el dolor I've got a pain in my leg me duele la pierna stomach/chest pains dolores (mpl) de estómago/de pecho to be a pain in the neck o (AmE) [vulgar] ass o (BrE) [vulgar] arse ser* un pesado, ser* insoportable, ser* un coñazo (Esp) [vulgar] to be feeling no pain (AmE) [colloquial/familiar] estar* como una cuba [familiar/colloquial], estar* bien pedo (Méx) [familiar/colloquial]
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    • Patients and their physicians are familiar with acute pain or pain caused by injury.
    • Fibromyalgia is a chronic musculoskeletal illness of wide-spread pain and profound fatigue.
    • She is recovering at home from her injuries but still suffers pain when lifted, according to her family.
    1.2 u (mental) dolor (m), pena (f) the divorce caused me a lot of pain sufrí mucho con el divorcio it takes the pain out of accounting hace más fácil la contabilidad
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    • The Special Adjudicator was right to consider whether it amounted to severe mental pain and suffering.
    • Of that sum £135,000 was in respect of pain, suffering and loss of amenity.
    • It was also to remember her journey through pain, sorrow, loss and deprivation.
    1.3on pain of sth/-ing (as prep) bajo or so pena de algo/+ inf
  • 2
    (pains pl)
    (effort) that's all you get for your pains así te pagan la molestia she was at great pains to dissociate herself from … trató por todos los medios de dejar bien en claro que no tenía nada que ver con … I took considerable pains to explain it to them puse mucho esmero or me esforcé mucho en explicárselo

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There are 2 translations of pain in Spanish:

pain2

vt

  • it pains me to see that … me duele or me apena or me da pena ver que …
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    • He was almost physically pained by rigid doctrinal systems, and mildly revolted by the idea of discipleship.
    • It physically pains me to give away the money which makes me feel comfortable and stable in this life.
    • Lain's eyes completely washed over with emotions and for some reason it pained her physically for she had never ever felt any kind of emotions but anger.

vi

  • (esp AmE) my finger's/head's paining me duele el dedo/la cabeza
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    • His head spun and his body pained in various areas until he was forced to lie once again and sit up with a slower pace.
    • I moved slowly, feeling soft fabric around me, though my body pained me.
    • I wanted to see it so much my chest ached and pained with the frustration.

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Word of the day emprender
vt
to embark on …
Cultural fact of the day

Today is a public holiday in Argentina (Día de la Independencia)