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ach·y

 (ā′kē)
adj. ach·i·er, ach·i·est
Experiencing aches.

ach′i·ness n.
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achy

(ˈeɪkɪ)
adj, achier or achiest
affected by a continuous dull pain; aching
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ach•y

(ˈeɪ ki)

adj. ach•i•er, ach•i•est.
having or suffering from aches: an achy back.
[1870–75]
ach′i•ness, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.achy - causing a dull and steady painachy - causing a dull and steady pain; "my aching head"; "her old achy joints"
painful - causing physical or psychological pain; "worked with painful slowness"
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achy

adjective
Marked by, causing, or experiencing physical pain:
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Translations

achy

[ˈeɪkɪ] ADJdolorido
to feel achysentirse dolorido
I feel achy all overme duele todo
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achy

[ˈeɪki] adjcourbaturé(e)
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achy

adj (inf)schmerzend; I feel achy all overmir tut alles weh
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I was so achey and stiff, I couldn't even get out of bed.' When she was no better after a week, Carol, from Bournemouth, Dorset, paid a visit to her GP, Dr Stephen Kidman, who thought she might have polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR).
This is not helped when things like achey joints, tiredness and brain fog can also be simply chalked up there is your and probably a to signs of ageing.
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The next time you feel stuck, achey, confused or frustrated, stop for a minute and have a glass of water and ponder the wisdom of the late martial artist Bruce Lee: "Be like water making its way through cracks.
THe had been feeling exhausted and "achey" for several months but had put it down to a busy work schedule that was taking him all over the place and just needing a rest.
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Even when it wasn't in training mode, my brain was still anticipating a vibrating posture check and I found I was automatically sitting straighter and feeling less achey.'