pain/aching

Encolpius

Senior Member
Hungarian
"The most common symptoms are stiffness, pain, aching,..."

Hello, can anybody say what the difference is between pain & aching in that sentence. thanks a lot.
 
  • Imber Ranae

    Senior Member
    English - USA
    Why not just use a dictionary?

    Anyway, an ache is usually a continuous, dull sort of pain. Here "pain" probably refers to acute or shooting pain.
     
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