Definition Of paining
cause mental or physical pain to.
it pains me to say this
Example Of paining
As much as it pains me to admit this, I too was a teenager once.
As she grasped hold of a rail, her mind seemed to haze as her wounds were pained by every push and shove.
Having dominated the TV ratings and achieved commercial success, he is now looking to projects that have some artistic weight - although it pains him slightly to say this.
He looked fine, but it was obvious that he was wincing as he walked and that his right leg was paining him.
He was pained by the abject poverty and the trouble women had to undergo to fetch water for the families.