noun. an ache localized in or around a tooth.
- ache (English)
- aken (Middle English (1100-1500))
- tooth (English)
- tooth (Middle English (1100-1500))
Sentences with toothache
1. Noun, singular or mass
A sliver of popcorn or a small string from corn on the cob can cause a toothache if you allow it to remain stuck in your teeth.