Definitions for ACHEeɪk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ache, aching(verb)

    a dull persistent (usually moderately intense) pain

  2. hurt, ache, suffer(verb)

    feel physical pain

    "Were you hurting after the accident?"

  3. ache, yearn, yen, pine, languish(verb)

    have a desire for something or someone who is not present

    "She ached for a cigarette"; "I am pining for my lover"

  4. ache, smart, hurt(verb)

    be the source of pain

Wiktionary

  1. ache(Noun)

    Continued dull pain, as distinguished from sudden twinges, or spasmodic pain.

  2. ache(Verb)

    To suffer pain; to be the source of, or be in, pain, especially continued dull pain; to be distressed.

  3. ache(Noun)

    Parsley.

  4. ache(Noun)

    A variant spelling of aitch.

  5. Ache(ProperNoun)

    A language spoken by the Yi people of South-Western China.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ache(noun)

    a name given to several species of plants; as, smallage, wild celery, parsley

  2. Ache(verb)

    continued pain, as distinguished from sudden twinges, or spasmodic pain. "Such an ache in my bones."

  3. Ache(verb)

    to suffer pain; to have, or be in, pain, or in continued pain; to be distressed

  4. Origin: [OE. aken, AS. acan, both strong verbs, AS. acan, imp. c, p. p. acen, to ache; perh. orig. to drive, and akin to agent.]

Freebase

  1. Acetylcholinesterase

    Acetylcholinesterase, also known as AChE or acetylhydrolase, is a hydrolase that hydrolyzes the neurotransmitter acetylcholine. AChE is found at mainly neuromuscular junctions and cholinergic brain synapses, where its activity serves to terminate synaptic transmission. It belongs to carboxylesterase family of enzymes. It is the primary target of inhibition by organophosphorus compounds such as nerve agents and pesticides.

Anagrams of ACHE »

  1. Aceh, each, HACE


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