HyperDic: sorely

English > 2 senses of the word sorely:
ADVERBallsorelyto a great degree
allsorely, painfullyin or as if in pain
sorely > pronunciation
Soundssao'rliy
Rhymesably ... zealously: 1543 rhymes with liy...
English > sorely: 2 senses > adverb 1
MeaningTo a great degree.
Examples
  • "I missed him sorely"
  • "we were sorely taxed to keep up with them"
Adjectivessorecausing misery or pain or distress / distress
English > sorely: 2 senses > adverb 2
MeaningIn or as if in pain.
Example "sorely wounded"
Synonympainfully
OppositepainlesslyWithout pain
Spanishdolorosamente
Catalandolorosament
Adjectivessorehurting

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