Example sentences for: pained

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

  • The other day, I felt obscurely pained to see a pretty girl on the subway with a big silver ring in the middle of her face, hanging from a hole in the central partition of her nose.

  • I am pained by the of me in

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

  • His pained, awkward expression suggested someone sucking a lemon while receiving a proctologic exam.

  • Two funny, affecting sequences exploit every father's pained awareness of his daughter's unmet needs.


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