Definition of achy in English:

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achy

Pronunciation: /ˈākē/

adjective

[predicative]
Suffering from continuous dull pain: she felt tired and achy
More example sentences
  • Severe or sharp pains are more significant than dull, achy pains.
  • Venous wound pain is often minimal and may be described as dull, achy pain or heaviness in the legs.
  • A tension headache is a dull, achy feeling on both sides of the head.

Words that rhyme with achy

Blakey, flaky, quaky, shaky, snaky, wakey-wakey

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Syllabification: ach·y

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