Definition of "pangs" []

  • A sudden brief sharp feeling, as of loneliness, physical pain, or hunger (noun)
  • Plural form of pang. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of pang. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "pangs" in a sentence
  • "The good ones will have the women in pangs long after these guys have moved on."
  • "In this sense is the word pangs or sorrows, in this place to be understood; and it agrees not only with the sense of the prophet alleged, but with a most common phrase and opinion in the nation concerning the sorrows of the"
  • "When she is delivered out of Babylon, and redeemed from the hand of her enemies there, yet still she is in pangs of fear; the end of one trouble is but the beginning of another; for now also, when Jerusalem is in the rebuilding, many nations are gathered against her, v. 11."