• an effortful attempt to attain a goal
  • a symptom of some physical hurt or disorder;
  • emotional distress; a fundamental feeling that people try to avoid;
  • a somatic sensation of acute discomfort;
  • a bothersome annoying person;
  • something or someone that causes trouble; a source of unhappiness;
  • cause bodily suffering to and make sick or indisposed
  • cause emotional anguish or make miserable;
    • "It pains me to see my children not being taught well in school"

Scrabble Score: 7

pains is a valid Scrabble (US) TWL word

pains is a valid Scrabble Word in Merriam-Webster MW Dictionary

pains is a valid Scrabble Word in International Collins CSW Dictionary

Words With Friends Score: 9

pains is a valid Words With Friends word