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pang

pang

 
pronunciation:
paeng
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a sudden, sharp pain.
I skipped lunch and have pangs of hunger.
synonyms:
pain, twinge
similar words:
cramp, pinch, stitch
definition 2: a sharp feeling.
Mike felt a pang of fear when his dog ran out into the street.
synonyms:
twinge
similar words:
longing, misgiving, qualm, regret, stab