cold sorenoun [ C ]uk /ˈkəʊld ˌsɔːr/ us /ˈkoʊld ˌsɔːr/
Examples from literature
- The cold sore had vanished permanently under a régime of health-food, dumb-bells, and icy plunges.
- The combination of a cold sore or a small crack on the lip of the one and a mucous patch inside the lip of the other brings disaster very near.
- They may be mistaken for cold sores or the lesions about the opening of the rectum may be mistaken for hemorrhoids, or piles.