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English definition of “sore”

sore

adjective     /sɔːr/
B1 painful , especially when touched : a sore throat / knee Her eyes were red and sore.Pain and painful
sore point/spot/subject a subject that causes disagreement or makes people angry when it is discussed : Money is a bit of a sore point with him at the moment . → See also stick/stand out like a sore thumbArguing and disagreeing
(Definition of sore adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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