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 sore sore

noun

  • ( ) an open skin infection  ( sore )
    an open skin infection
  • adj

  • ( ) hurting  ( raw, sensitive, sore, tender )
    hurting
     the tender spot on his jaw
    the tender spot on his jaw
  • ( ) roused to anger  ( huffy, mad, sore )
    roused to anger
     stayed huffy a good while
    stayed huffy a good while
     she gets mad when you wake her up so early
    she gets mad when you wake her up so early
     mad at his friend
    mad at his friend
     sore over a remark
    sore over a remark
  • ( ) causing misery or pain or distress  ( afflictive, painful, sore )
    causing misery or pain or distress
     it was a sore trial to him
    it was a sore trial to him
     the painful process of growing up
    the painful process of growing up


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