Definition for SORE

SORE, n.1 [Dan. saar, a sore, a wound or an ulcer; D. zweer; G. geschwur; Sw. sår. See the next word.]

  1. A place in an animal body where the skin and flesh are ruptured or bruised, as to be pained with the slightest pressure.
  2. An ulcer; a boil.
  3. In Scripture, grief; affliction. – 2 Chron. vi.

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