Meaning of “running sore” in the English Dictionary

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"running sore" in British English

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running sorenoun [ C ]

uk /ˌrʌn.ɪŋ ˈsɔːr/ us /ˌrʌn.ɪŋ ˈsɔːr/

an injury that will not heal (= become well again) and keeps producing liquid

(Definition of “running sore” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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