[Idiom] every bone in my body is aching

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Encolpius

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Hello, is it possible, correct, idiomatic to say:

Every bone in my body is aching. (???)

If I want to say all my body hurts.
Or any other idea?

Thanks a lot.
 

emsr2d2

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Hello, is it possible, correct, idiomatic to say:

Every bone in my body is aching. (???)

If I want to say all my body hurts.
Or any other idea?

Thanks a lot.

I ache all over.
 

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We often say, "I'm aching in muscles I didn't know I had!"
 

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Hello, is it possible, correct, idiomatic to say:

Every bone in my body is aching. (???)

If I want to say all my body hurts.
Or any other idea?

Thanks a lot.
Yes, that's often said. It's not anatomically correct, but it's idiomatic. I guess you can't have it all.
 
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