HyperDic: headache

English > 2 senses of the word headache:
NOUNcognitionheadache, concern, worry, vexationsomething or someone that causes anxiety
stateheadache, head ache, cephalalgiapain in the head caused by dilation of cerebral arteries or muscle contractions or a reaction to drugs
headache > pronunciation
Soundshheh'dey.k
Rhymesache ... wake / Wake: 58 rhymes with eyk...
English > headache: 2 senses > noun 1, cognition
MeaningSomething or someone that causes anxiety; a source of unhappiness.
Synonymsconcern, worry, vexation
NarrowerbugabooA source of concern
burden, load, encumbrance, incumbrance, onusAn onerous or difficult concern
businessA rightful concern or responsibility
Broadernegative stimulusA stimulus with undesirable consequences
Spanishpreocupación, quebradero de cabeza, quebradero
Catalaninquietud, maldecap, preocupació
English > headache: 2 senses > noun 2, state
Meaningpain in the head caused by dilation of cerebral arteries or muscle contractions or a reaction to drugs.
Synonymshead ache, cephalalgia
Narrowerhistamine headache, cluster headacheA painful recurring headache associated with the release of histamine from cells
migraine, megrim, sick headache, hemicraniaA severe recurring vascular headache
sick headacheA headache accompanied by nausea
sinus headacheA headache resulting from congestion or infection in the paranasal sinuses
tension headacheA headache located at the back of the head
Broaderache, achingA dull persistent (usually moderately intense) pain
Spanishcefalalgia, cefalea, dolor de cabeza
Catalancefalàlgia, cefalea, mal de cap

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