how to pronounce pains


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pains is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of pains in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… your pains Hames now I can't speak to …”

meanings of pains


  1. Alternative form of PAINs.
  2. Trouble taken doing something; attention to detail; careful effort.
  3. Plural of PAIN.
  4. Plural of pain.


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of pain.

pains frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word pains occurs in english on average 10.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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