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twinges, plural;
  1. (of a part of the body) Suffer a sudden, sharp localized pain
    • - the ankle still twinged, but the pain was slight
  1. A sudden, sharp localized pain
    • - he felt a twinge in his knee
  2. A brief experience of an emotion, typically an unpleasant one
    • - Kate felt a twinge of guilt

  1. pang: a sudden sharp feeling; "pangs of regret"; "she felt a stab of excitement"; "twinges of conscience"
  2. prick: cause a stinging pain; "The needle pricked his skin"
  3. feel a sudden sharp, local pain
  4. a sharp stab of pain
  5. pinch: squeeze tightly between the fingers; "He pinched her behind"; "She squeezed the bottle"
  6. An Internet-based computer-networking term. A Twinge attack is a flood of false ICMP packets in an attempt to cripple a system.