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1. achy

adjective. ['ˈeɪki'] causing a dull and steady pain.

Synonyms

  • painful

Antonyms

  • harmless
  • humane

Etymology

  • -y (English)
  • -y (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ache (English)
  • aken (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Achy

  • bisuteki
  • shigeki
  • debakey
  • flaky
  • breaky
  • breakey
  • blakey
  • blaikie
  • shaky
  • seki
  • seiki
  • saiki
  • reiki
  • lakey
  • bakey
  • aikey

Example sentences of the word achy


1. Adjective
Sacroiliac joint pain can range from deep, dull and achy to sharp and stabbing.

2. Adverb
However, a hike could leave your muscles achy and your joints swollen.

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