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sore British & World English

(Of a part of one’s body) painful or aching

sore English Thesaurus

a sore leg

cold sore British & World English

An inflamed blister in or near the mouth, caused by infection with the herpes simplex virus

soft sore British & World English

Another term for chancroid.

saddle-sore British & World English

A bruise or sore on a horse’s back, caused by pressure or chafing of an ill-fitting saddle

sore point British & World English

An issue about which someone feels distressed or annoyed and which it is therefore advisable to avoid raising with them

sore throat British & World English

A condition marked by pain in the throat, typically caused by inflammation due to a cold or other virus

oriental sore British & World English

A form of leishmaniasis occurring in Asia and Africa, causing open ulcers

a sight for sore eyes British & World English

A person or thing that one is extremely pleased or relieved to see

stand out like a sore thumb British & World English

Be very obviously different from the surrounding people or things

sore point in sore British & World English

An issue about which someone feels distressed or annoyed and which it is therefore advisable to avoid raising with them

footsore British & World English

(Of a person or animal) having raw and painful feet from much walking

canker sore in canker British & World English

A small ulcer of the mouth or lips

a sight for sore eyes in sight British & World English

A person or thing that one is extremely pleased or relieved to see

stand or stick out like a sore thumb in sore British & World English

Be very obviously different from the surrounding people or things