Example sentences for: pained

How can you use “pained” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • (How it must have pained Adams's sense of journalistic integrity to have to mention the name of that perfume in her column.)

  • Bush looked physically pained being questioned by him.

  • (Or was Ford, he of the simmering stare and pained, narrow grin, ever really that great?

  • Allen, of course, made repeated cinematic use of Farrow's skinny, creepy beauty, and her pained, abstracted stare.

  • Prudie is pained by your opinion, as well as by your wish to have her sacked.


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