verb (used without object), ached, ach·ing.
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I noticed how my frustration with everything going on in the world really made my body ache and my face a bit dry.Here’s The Beauty Routine Behind Laura Harrier’s Flawless Skin|Allison McGevna|October 5, 2020|Essence.com
I learned that it is often the ache of chronic disease that stings most.Thank You for the 7 PM Clapping, But Camaraderie Is Needed More Than Ever - Facts So Romantic|Ayala Danzig|October 5, 2020|Nautilus
Later that week, she tested positive and began suffering body aches, a sore throat and fatigue.Poorly Protected Postal Workers Are Catching COVID-19 by the Thousands. It’s One More Threat to Voting by Mail.|by Maryam Jameel and Ryan McCarthy|September 18, 2020|ProPublica
Still, nothing could fully ease the damned ache in my shoulder blade.
Around 3am, my spindly legs are beginning to ache from balancing on deck, as we heel with each tack.
But the ache got worse and worse and the next time I fell I couldn't pick him up again, so I dragged him home by the leg.
I moved him from one shoulder to the other, trying to get rid of the ache in the muscles.
I miss it with an ache every day of my life, and I fear for the family I have in the Negev, where Palestinian rockets land.
If you've occupied the different points on a romantic triangle, your heart might ache just a bit thinking about these three.
He stood up and shook himself to ease the ache of his muscles.The Sea Bride|Ben Ames Williams
Somewhere in his bag, he should have an anodyne tablet that would kill any ache.Badge of Infamy|Lester del Rey
"Ah, you set your dogs on beggars," said Gaspard, who still felt an ache in his shins.Bolax|Josephine Culpeper
Yes, your eyes grow more fixed every day—you—you—your head, does it ache, dear?Last Words|Stephen Crane
They ache for an opportunity to show their zeal and their strength.Letters and Literary Memorials of Samuel J. Tilden, v. 1|Samuel J. Tilden