achingly


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ach·ing

 (ā′kĭng)
adj.
1. Dully painful.
2. Full of painful yearning or sorrow: an aching heart.

ach′ing·ly adv.
Translations

achingly

[ˈeɪkɪŋli] adv [beautiful, funny, slow] → à pleurer

achingly

advschmerzlich; achingly slowquälend langsam
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