Meaning of PAINED in English

PAINED

adjective

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

a pained expression (= one that shows you are in pain or feeling upset )

A pained expression crossed Rory’s face when he saw them together.

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ NOUN

expression

You noticed a vaguely pained expression enter Jackson's eyes, as if he was wondering why nothing ever proved simple.

Rex made with the crossed eyes and suitably pained expression .

He assumed a pained expression and averted his eyes.

Larry, my stepfather, sits stiffly with a pained expression on his face.

Even from fifty yards away I could see her pained expression .

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

Another figure may be responsible for drawing us out, eliciting all kinds of pained and disagreeable reactions.

Duroc looked up at Rafferty, and the priest turned his head, meeting his gaze with pained , still-clear eyes.

Everyone else sounded pained and crazy enough.

He could see Steen's face in its pained repose, and felt certain that he was up against a case of murder.

Newman's pained performance is a slightly heavy-handed but compelling version of the Marlon method.

Rex made with the crossed eyes and suitably pained expression.

The woman's face was drawn into pained mask.

You noticed a vaguely pained expression enter Jackson's eyes, as if he was wondering why nothing ever proved simple.

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