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Definition of Painful

Painful

  1. Full of pain; causing uneasiness or distress, either physical or mental; afflictive; disquieting; distressing.
  2. Requiring labor or toil; difficult; executed with laborious effort; as a painful service; a painful march.
  3. Painstaking; careful; industrious.

Painful Quotations

And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom. - Anais Nin
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
Anais Nin

I live in that solitude which is painful in youth, but delicious in the years of maturity.
Albert Einstein

Solitude is painful when one is young, but delightful when one is more mature.
Albert Einstein

Waiting is painful. Forgetting is painful. But not knowing which to do is the worse kind of suffering.
Paulo Coelho

Through humor, you can soften some of the worst blows that life delivers. And once you find laughter, no matter how painful your situation might be, you can survive it.
Bill Cosby
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Painful Translations

painful in Afrikaans is seer
painful in Danish is smertelig
painful in Dutch is zeer, pijnlijk, deerlijk, smartelijk
painful in French is endolori
painful in German is peinlich, schmerzhaft
painful in Italian is doloroso
painful in Portuguese is doloroso
painful in Spanish is penoso, doloroso

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