Punishment suffered or denounced; suffering or evil inflicted
as a punishment for crime, or connected with the commission of a crime;
Any uneasy sensation in animal bodies, from slight uneasiness
to extreme distress or torture, proceeding from a derangement of
functions, disease, or injury by violence; bodily distress; bodily
suffering; an ache; a smart.
Specifically, the throes or travail of childbirth.
Uneasiness of mind; mental distress; disquietude; anxiety;
grief; solicitude; anguish.
See Pains, labor, effort.
To inflict suffering upon as a penalty; to punish.
To put to bodily uneasiness or anguish; to afflict with
uneasy sensations of any degree of intensity; to torment; to torture;
as, his dinner or his wound pained him; his stomach pained him.
To render uneasy in mind; to disquiet; to distress; to
grieve; as a child's faults pain his parents.