Associations to the word «Headache»

Wiktionary

HEADACHE, noun. A pain or ache in the head.
HEADACHE, noun. (figurative) A nuisance or unpleasant problem.

Dictionary definition

HEADACHE, noun. Something or someone that causes anxiety; a source of unhappiness; "New York traffic is a constant concern"; "it's a major worry".
HEADACHE, noun. Pain in the head caused by dilation of cerebral arteries or muscle contractions or a reaction to drugs.

Wise words

A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanged; it is the skin of a living thought and may vary greatly in color and content according to the circumstances and time in which it is used.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.