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sore

adjective  /sɔr, soʊr/ us  

sore adjective (PAINFUL)

painful and uncomfortable, esp. (of a body part) because of injury or infection or (of a muscle) from being used too much: If you have a sore throat, take aspirin. I went rowing yesterday for the first time in years, and my arms are sore today.

sore adjective (ANGRY)

[-er/-est only] infml angry, esp. because you feel you have been unfairly treated: Chris wants to win, but he’s not a sore loser.

sore

noun [C]  /sɔr, soʊr/ us  

sore noun [C] (PAINFUL AREA)

a painful area on the surface of a body, esp. an infected area
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