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sharp pain

noun as in acute pain


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Many of the symptoms overlap with those of a heart attack; often, it comes on as sudden, sharp pain in the chest or back.

At first I thought it was the turban, but a sharp pain told me that there was a spot there that might be well worth seeing.

During this period the thought of Bruno keeping his lonely watch over that blanket caused Harry many a sharp pain.

I see mother's long, slender fingers grasp the heavy ladle, and the next instant a sharp pain pierces my left hand.

Then he felt a quick, sharp pain in his left arm, and perceived that a shaft had passed clean through it.

The horse gave a violent leap, and tore off with that shrill cry which sharp pain occasionally extorts from his kind.

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On this page you'll find 5 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to sharp pain, such as: darting pain, shooting pain, smart, and sting.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.