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Meaning of “sorely” in the English Dictionary

"sorely" in British English

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sorelyadverb

uk   /ˈsɔː.li/  us   /ˈsɔːr-/ formal
extremely; very much: I was sorely tempted to say ​exactly what I ​thought of his ​offer. You'll be sorely ​missed by everyone here, and we ​wish you ​success in ​your new ​job.
(Definition of sorely from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"sorely" in American English

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sorelyadverb

 us   /ˈsɔr·li/
very much: She will be sorely ​missed.
(Definition of sorely from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sorely”
in Chinese (Simplified) 极其, 非常…
in Turkish çok, şiddetli, dehşetli…
in Russian крайне, очень…
in Chinese (Traditional) 極其, 非常…
in Polish bardzo…
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