twinge: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (twinj), [key]
— n., v., twinged, twing•ing.
- a sudden, sharp pain: On damp days, he's often bothered by a twinge of rheumatism.
- a mental or emotional pang: a twinge of guilt; twinges of sorrow.
- to affect (the body or mind) with a sudden, sharp pain or pang.
- to pinch; tweak; twitch.
- to have or feel a sudden, sharp pain.
- twinge (Thesaurus)