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a sore throat
Her eyes were sore from studying all night.
I always feel stiff and sore after gardening.
a sore temptation/disappointment
Any stranger to the town sticks out like a sore thumb.
This is the American English definition of sore. View British English definition of sore.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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