sore

All Adjective Adverb Noun Verb
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  • It is also very common for women to feel very sore after use.
  • A sore arm limited his playing time toward the end of the season.
  • His arm and one side of his body was one mass of sores. Cited from Across China on Foot, by Edwin Dingle
  • The building itself was also regarded by some to be an eye-sore.
  • The other four fought long, but at last they also were sore wounded. Cited from Stories of King Arthur and His Knights, by U. Waldo Cutler
  • When he came back, he was pretty sore about finding me there.
  • He suffered a sore arm that year, causing him to miss the entire season.
  • And when we object to his ideas he gets sore at us.
  • Frequently the first serious trip leaves them sore for several days afterwards.
  • It will help you in your sorest need, as it has helped me in mine. Cited from Armadale, by Wilkie Collins
  • It has been rather a sore subject with us, you see. Cited from The Dash for Khartoum, by George Alfred Henty
  • The sores closed and the boy returned to his normal condition of health.
  • One big fellow had sores all over his body, and we threw it aside. Cited from The Lure of the Labrador Wild, by Dillon Wallace
  • I come now to the last and sorest trouble of my life. Cited from Leah Mordecai, by Mrs. Belle Kendrick Abbott
  • These sores were a great trouble to us during the latter part of the journey. Cited from The South Pole, Vols 1 and 2, Roald Amundsen
  • It was hard being active with them, because my chest was always sore.
  • It is possible for the affected area to spread or turn into an open sore.
  • "And we are of those whose sorest fight has been against evil within." Cited from A Sea Queen's Sailing, by Charles Whistler
  • She did not mean to hurt him, yet every word cut where he was sorest. Cited from The Tree of Heaven, by May Sinclair
  • Her age -- she was eight years older than he -- was one of his sorest points. Cited from Maurice Guest, Henry Handel Richardson
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Meaning of sore

  • noun An open skin infection