suffering; great discomfort of body or mind
feeling of suffering or discomfort in a particular part of the body
annoying or boring person or thing
cause suffering; give pain; (cause to) feel painful
"the patient developed severe pain and distension"
"the pain of loneliness"
"as the intensity increased the sensation changed from tickle to pain"
"that kid is a terrible pain"
"washing dishes was a nuisance before we got a dish washer"
"a bit of a bother"
"he's not a friend, he's an infliction"
"It pains me to see my children not being taught well in school"
The simple reaction..is expressed..psychically as the Principle of following Pleasure and avoiding Pain.
出自： A. Barratt
But your arm, my lord...Does it not pain you?
出自： Sir W. Scott
Only her mother could cause her to lie..and the act pained her.
出自： A. Massie
He was at great pains to point out my mistake.
他极力指出我的错误。 be at the pains of v-ing
We are at the pains of quickening our steps.
She went to great pains to see that all her guests were provided with whatever they needed.
They took great pains to build up their influence there.
他们花很大气力在那里培植他们的势力。 take (great) pains with sth
Mary took great pains with her English lessons and got high marks.
I have pain(s)/a pain in the stomach.
Great pains have been taken with her education.
I have been at some pains to secure the best available texts.
They are taking great pains in studying English.
误 She has a headpain.
正 She has a headache.
误 My foot is pain.
正 I have a pain in my foot.
析 表示人“身体某个部位疼痛”要用have a pain〔pains〕 in...,其中pain是可数名词,表示具体的疼痛部位。
误 The lady was in severe pain.
正 The lady was in severe pains.
误 Even pain and penalties wouldn't put a stop to such a practice.
正 Even pains and penalties wouldn't put a stop to such a practice.
误 The teacher took great pain in correcting the pupils' papers.
正 The teacher took great pains in correcting the pupils' papers.
误 I am still paining the leg.
正 The leg is still paining me.
误 My throat aches me very often.
正 My throat pains me very often.
误 It ached him to leave his family behind.
正 It pained him to leave his family behind.