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Sorest Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
- Sore \Sore\, a. [Compar. Sorer; superl. Sorest.] [OE. sor,
sar, AS. s[=a]r; akin to D. zeer, OS. & OHG. s?r, G. sehr
very, Icel. s[=a]rr, Sw. s[*a]r, Goth. sair pain. Cf.
- Tender to the touch; susceptible of pain from pressure; inflamed; painful; -- said of the body or its parts; as, a sore hand.
- Fig.: Sensitive; tender; easily pained, grieved, or vexed; very susceptible of irritation. Malice and hatred are very fretting and vexatious, and apt to make our minds sore and uneasy. --Tillotson.
- Severe; afflictive; distressing; as, a sore disease; sore evil or calamity. --Shak.
- Criminal; wrong; evil. [Obs.] --Shak. Sore throat (Med.), inflammation of the throat and tonsils; pharyngitis. See Cynanche. Malignant, Ulcerated or Putrid, sore throat. See Angina, and under Putrid.
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- 05 March 2014
Who needs a Junior Hurling Title when you are the sorest losers in the history of the GAA! First they blamed the referee because they didn't get all the decisions in their favour and then they said they were beaten by a team of footballers. Read more on this news related to 'Sorest'