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pains

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. striving, nisus, pains, strainnoun

    an effortful attempt to attain a goal

Wiktionary

  1. painsnoun

    (used in plural) Trouble taken doing something; attention to detail; careful effort.

  2. painsnoun

    Plural form of pain.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Painsnoun

    labor; toilsome effort; care or trouble taken; -- plural in form, but used with a singular or plural verb, commonly the former

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pains in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pains in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of pains in a Sentence

  1. Adlai Ewing Stevenson:

    Let us talk sense to the American people. Let us tell them the truth, that there are no gains without pains.

  2. William Graham Sumner:

    Property left to a child may soon be lost; but the inheritance of virtue--a good name an unblemished reputation--will abide forever. If those who are toiling for wealth to leave their children, would but take half the pains to secure for them virtuous habits, how much more serviceable would they be. The largest property may be wrested from a child, but virtue will stand by him to the last.

  3. Jang Seung-Jin:

    Gwangju is truly a huge pain in our country’s modern history. Chun and Roh were the only two people who could have brought a historic closure to such pains.

  4. Percy Bysshe Shelley:

    A man, to be greatly good, must imagine intensely and comprehensively; he must put himself in the place of another and of many others; the pains and pleasures of his species must become his own.

  5. Mwanandeke Kindembo:

    By feeling the sunshine, or pleasure, we end up forgetting all of our miseries, or pains in life.

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