The Collaborative International Dictionary
Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
Usage examples of "douloureux".
His most troublesome illness was trigeminal neuralgia, sometimes called tic douloureux, a disorder of the fifth cranial nerve.
He had a mental neuralgia, a great deal worse in many respects than tic douloureux confined to the face.
Panard un regard humble et douloureux, un de ces regards qui ne trompent pas.