HyperDic: twinge

English > 5 senses of the word twinge:
NOUNfeelingtwinge, pang, staba sudden sharp feeling
cognitiontwingea sharp stab of pain
VERBperceptiontwinge, prick, stingcause a stinging pain
perceptiontwingefeel a sudden sharp, local pain
contacttwinge, pinch, squeeze, tweet, nip, twitchsqueeze tightly between the fingers
twinge > pronunciation
Soundstwih'njh
Rhymesbinge ... unhinge: 14 rhymes with ihnjh...
English > twinge: 5 senses > noun 1, feeling
MeaningA sudden sharp feeling.
Example "twinges of conscience"
Synonymspang, stab
Narrowerguilt pangpangs of feeling guilty
BroaderfeelingThe experiencing of affective and emotional states
Spanishpunzada, remordimiento
English > twinge: 5 senses > noun 2, cognition
MeaningA sharp stab of pain.
Broaderpain, pain sensation, painful sensationA somatic sensation of acute discomfort
Spanishpunzada
Catalanpunxada
Verbstwingecause a stinging pain
twingefeel a sudden sharp, local pain
English > twinge: 5 senses > verb 1, perception
MeaningCause a stinging pain.
PatternSomething ----s somebody; Something ----s something
Synonymsprick, sting
Narrowerprickle, prickCause a prickling sensation
Broaderhurt, ache, sufferFeel physical pain
Spanishescocer, picar
Catalancoure, picar
Nounstwingea sharp stab of pain
English > twinge: 5 senses > verb 2, perception
MeaningFeel a sudden sharp, local pain.
PatternSomething ----s
Broaderhurt, ache, sufferFeel physical pain
Nounstwingea sharp stab of pain
English > twinge: 5 senses > verb 3, contact
Meaningsqueeze tightly between the fingers.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymspinch, squeeze, tweet, nip, twitch
Narrowergoosepinch in the buttocks
tweakpinch or squeeze sharply
Broadergriphold fast or firmly
Spanishpellizcar
Catalanapretar lleugerament, pessigar

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