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headache meaning

EN[ˈhɛdeɪk]
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WHeadache
  • A headache or cephalalgia is pain anywhere in the region of the head or neck.
  • Headaches can result from a wide range of causes both benign and more serious.
  • Treatment of a headache depends on the underlying cause, but commonly involves pain killers.
headache
  • NounPLheadachesPREhead-
    1. A pain or ache in the head.
      1. (figurative) A nuisance or unpleasant problem.
        1. The clumsy filing system has been a huge headache.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • My headaches come and go, but the pain in my neck is constant.
      2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • The rapid increase in the intrasellar contents and intrasellar pressure usually presents as sudden onset of headache.

    Meaning of headache for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "headache" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Nouns
        • Countable nouns
      Difficultness: Level 2
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      Definiteness: Level 8
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      Definite    ➨     Versatile
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