Thesaurus > Related Words: sore

  Words related to sore

Related / Similar Words: huffy, mad, raw, sensitive, tender, afflictive, painful

 

Definition:
  • an open skin infection;
  • roused to anger; "stayed huffy a good while"- Mark Twain; "she gets mad when you wake her up so early"; "mad at his friend"; "sore over a remark";
  • inflamed and painful; "his throat was raw"; "had a sore throat";
  • hurting; "the tender spot on his jaw";
  • causing misery or pain or distress; "it was a sore trial to him"; "the painful process of growing up";

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    Hyponyms: blain, chancre, fester, suppurating sore, gall

     

    Anagrams: rose, Eros

     

     
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