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English definition of “sore”

sore

adjective (PAINFUL)    /sɔːr/ US  /sɔːr/
B1 painful and uncomfortable because of injury, infection, or too much use: All the dust has made my eyes sore. I've got a sore throat. My feet were sore with all the walking.Pain and painful soreness     /ˈsɔː.nəs/ US  /ˈsɔːr-/ noun [U] Pain and painful
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