sore point Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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sore pointnoun [C usually singular]

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C2 a ​subject that someone ​prefers not to ​talk about because it makes them ​angry or ​embarrassed: Don't ​ask him about the ​jobsearch - it's a ​bit of a ​sorepoint.
(Definition of sore point from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sore point”
in Chinese (Simplified) (不愿提及的)痛处,心病…
in Chinese (Traditional) (不願提及的)痛處,心病…
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