Definition of pain threshold
- He has a high pain threshold.
- She has a low pain threshold.
: usually localized physical suffering associated with bodily disorder (such as a disease or an injury)
: acute mental or emotional distress or suffering : grief
: to make suffer or cause distress to : hurt
: to put (oneself) to trouble or exertion
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