how to pronounce twinge

/twɪndʒ/

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twinge is pronounced in one syllable

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twɪndʒ

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An example use of twinge in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… mark twain felt a twinge a novelist also …”

meanings of twinge

verb:

  1. To affect with a sharp, sudden pain; to torment with pinching or sharp pains.
  2. To pull with a twitch; to pinch; to tweak.
  3. To have a sudden, sharp, local pain, like a twitch; to suffer a keen, darting, or shooting pain.

noun:

  1. A sudden sharp pain.
  2. A pinch; a tweak; a twitch.

words with pronunciation similar to twinge

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