Definitions of pains

  1. Work; toil; laborious or diligent effort; the throes of travail. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  2. Labour with care. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

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Usage examples for pains

  1. That is why they took so much pains in making pictures of them. – The Later Cave-Men by Katharine Elizabeth Dopp
  2. It only pains me now to think that you're a spendin' all your time, and slavin' here at home, instead of goin' to school, as you used to; but, O! – The Lamplighter by Maria S. Cummins