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English definition of “sore”


adjective (ANGRY)    /sɔːr/ US  /sɔːr/ US informal
angry because you feel you have been unfairly treated : He accused me of being a sore loser (= someone who does not accept defeat well).Angry and displeasedBad-tempered soreness     /ˈsɔː.nəs/ US  /ˈsɔːr-/ noun [U] Pain and painful
(Definition of sore adjective (ANGRY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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