Definition of 'discomfort'
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They don't dig in or cause any discomfort and they are adjustable. The Sun (2017)Most people sail through the test with 80 per cent saying that they felt no pain and at worst mild discomfort. Times, Sunday Times (2017)This means that sensory experiences that are not unpleasant or dangerous are experienced as discomfort or pain. Times, Sunday Times (2013)They endured danger and discomfort thousands of miles from their loved ones. The Sun (2015)You should only feel slight discomfort and in some cases be able to extend the stretch. The Sun (2011)The most notable thing was just how much discomfort and displacement is involved. Times, Sunday Times (2008)You feel mild discomfort for about a week. The Sun (2013) Part of her discomfort was simple pain. A Plague of Angels (1993)Then something tips and discomfort is pain. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We therefore decided to suffer the discomfort and wait our turn. Times, Sunday Times (2007)We do very much regret the incident and the discomfort caused. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And when he got kicked there again he still has a feeling of discomfort. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He was in too much discomfort and pain. The Sun (2015)From the outset the enterprise was fraught with danger and discomfort. The Times Literary Supplement (2011)Yet in times of stress they feel chest discomfort. The 8-Week Cholesterol Cure (1990)Each morning begins with an assessment of how much discomfort she is in. Times, Sunday Times (2013)She was given antibiotics and was told to suck ice to ease her discomfort. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Thereafter, she was in great discomfort. DOVES OF WAR: Four Women of Spain (2002)In time, the scars usually become less obvious and any discomfort should fade away. The Sun (2011)If you enjoy watching me go through great discomfort for day after agonising day, tune in. The Sun (2014)THIS is a serious injury that can give real discomfort. The Sun (2013)We all feel better for doing exercise, yet we seem to forget those sensations and focus on the discomfort and time spent doing it. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Translations for 'discomfort'
British English: discomfort NOUN
Discomfort is a painful feeling in part of your body when you have been hurt slightly or when you have been uncomfortable for a long time.
She carried her left arm at an awkward angle, as if it were causing her discomfort.
Definition of discomfort from the Collins English Dictionary
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