Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Sore"

The meaning of "Sore" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa cold sores?
Q: O que significa "sore"?
A: To be "sore" is when your muscles ache. For example, you feel sore after a hard workout. Or your feet feel sore after standing all day.
Q: O que significa sores and boiles??
A: A sore (dolorido) is a raw or painful place on the body, like when someone works out for the first time and they come home sore.

A boil is an inflamed pus-filled swelling on the skin, like a blister.
Q: O que significa sore?
A: Hurting, raw, sensitive. Not wounded and not necessarily injured, but think of it this way: a part of someone's body is sore when it's red, aching, and perhaps slightly throbbing. It's often red, but doesn't have to be. For example, if you don't work out for a while and then go do some pushups, your arms will become stiff and sore after a while. Repeatedly beating an area of the skin lightly can also make it sore.

Example sentences using "Sore"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com sore.
A: Here’s how I’ve heard it: 1. I’m sore.
2. My body is sore.
The word is often used to describe body ache/pain
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com sore.
A: My legs felt sore after running so much.

A heating pad can help sore muscles.

I’m sick with a sore throat.

He has a sore on his lip.

That’s a sore subject to bring up.

John started yelling and throwing things when someone else won the contest. He’s a sore loser.

Unaware of the dress code, I wore a T-shirt and jeans to a super formal event. I stuck out like a sore thumb. (It’s a saying)
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com sore.
A: My ankle is very sore.
Is your back sore? You're walking funny.
How sore is the pain?
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com sore.
A: I felt so sore after I worked out.

Synonyms of "Sore" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre sore e ill ?
A: The word "sore" is a synonym of "inflamed", "sensitive".

e.g.: She has a sore throat.
John has trained so hard that his body is sore.

We use "ill" as a synonym for "poor health" or feeling unwell in general. It's more formal than the term "sick", which generally represents more temporary illnesses, while "ill" can refer to something more serious.

e.g. He has been ill for a couple weeks.
Sarah is ill in hospital with a chest infection.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre sore e muscle pain ?
A: "sore" is an adjective. It is used WAY more commonly.

"muscle pain" is a noun. It's mainly used by doctors, or when talking about things in a medical, doctor-y way.
(It works as a direct translation for 筋肉痛 because it's also a noun, but it is not used even nearly as much.)
Q: Qual é a diferença entre sore e pain ?
A: Sore? I think it’s usually for muscles. and pain can be anywhere.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre sore e pain ?
A: Great question!

First, sore is an adjective (soreness is the noun). Pain is a noun (and painful is the adjective).

>I have a sore back. My back is sore.

>I have pain in my back. I am in pain.

Also, pain can be used for both physical and emotional or mental suffering whereas soreness generally only refers to physical pain.

I use sore the most referring to when I've done some physical activity and then I hurt as a result.
>I worked out really hard yesterday and now my muscles are so sore!
>I helped my friend move over the weekend. I think I strained my back while lifting the heavy boxes and now my back is sore.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre sore e ache e pain e agony e hurt ?
A: I would have to say that agony is very strong, but the other ones don't have a clear hierarchy of pain levels.

my muscles were sore the day after I exercised.
My grandmother's fingers ached from the cold.
My feet hurt after hiking 6 miles with new boots.
I felt the sharp pain of a bee sting in my ankle.
The man was in agony after he broke his femur.

Translations of "Sore"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? I used to get cold sores when the weather (gets/got) cold. which one is correct ?
A: Since you are using the words "used to" in your sentence, the word should be "got".
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? sore

Other questions about "Sore"

Q: 1. They(these sores) seemed contained to only my legs, so for that I was thankful.
2. They(these sores) seemed contained in only my legs, so for that I was thankful. soa natural?
A: Thank you!
Q: Por favor, mostra-me como pronunciar sore.
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: I’m so sore.
憂鬱(ゆううつ)だ。 soa natural?
A: Tricky. Your English sentence is correct, but doesn't match the meaning of your Japanese sentence.

To me, 憂鬱 means 'depression', 'gloom', etc.

To translate 憂鬱だ。I might say:

I'm feeling down.
I'm feeling really low.

You can say 'I'm so sore.' to mean that you have experienced or are experiencing emotional pain, but I wouldn't use that to generally say that I'm depressed or dejected.
Q: I had some sores on the tongue, but these are getting less and less painful.

Is this strange English? soa natural?
A: almost perfect:

I had some sores on tongue, but are getting less and less painful.

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