achy

(redirected from achier)
Also found in: Thesaurus.

ach·y

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

ach′i·ness n.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

achy

(ˈeɪkɪ)
adj, achier or achiest
affected by a continuous dull pain; aching
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

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.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
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"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

achy

adjective
Marked by, causing, or experiencing physical pain:
The American Heritage® Roget's Thesaurus. Copyright © 2013, 2014 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
Translations

achy

[ˈeɪkɪ] ADJdolorido
to feel achysentirse dolorido
I feel achy all overme duele todo
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

achy

[ˈeɪki] adjcourbaturé(e)
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

achy

adj (inf)schmerzend; I feel achy all overmir tut alles weh
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
References in periodicals archive ?
Her joints are achier than 10 years ago, and she recently was diagnosed with frozen shoulder.
The opening session on Monday 30 March which was to be attended by the caretaker governor was instead attended and opened by Lino Adup Achier, minister of local government, allegedly on behalf of the state governor though it remains unclear who authorized him.
Tsvi Achier presented the paper Towards Bridging the Gap between Pattern Recognition and Symbolic Representation within Neural Networks.
The Art School Palestine pavilion 'Achier al Layl' (at the end of the night), derived from a poem by the late poet Mahmoud Darwish, exhibits a two dimensional work by artists living and working in Palestine and the Diaspora.
We've had just four outings, our dedication paying off, feeling 100 per cent better (and achier) after each run.
Also retained were the ministers of local government, Lino Adup Achier, water and rural development, Bona Makuac Mawien and for animal resources, Madhan Anei.
July 5, 2014 (JUBA) -- The government of South Sudan's Northern Bahr el Gazal state has appointed Achier Adup Mou as the principal of its newly established health institute.
Northern Bahr el Ghazal state officials told Sudan Tribune on Saturday that a reception committee under the chairmanship of the minister of local government, Lino Adut Achier, is being assembled to enlighten the population about the reshuffle.
An investigatory committee under the chairmanship of the minister local government, Lino Adup Achier, has been assembled on the directives of Governor Awan through the minister labour and public service.
February 25, 2014 (JUBA) - Authorities in South Sudan's Northern Bahr el Ghazal have appointed the minister of local government and law enforcement agencies, Lino Adup Achier, as head of an investigatory committee tasked with establishing the facts surrounding the alleged misappropriation of 9.8 million South Sudanese pounds (SSP) from state coffers.
"What happened was an implementation of the project of government through the minister of local government, Adup Achier, who on Wednesday and Thursday sent out vehicles to all the counties to forcefully collect chiefs and government employees to come and stage [Friday's] demonstration", he said.