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sore·ly

 (sôr′lē)
adv.
1. Painfully; grievously.
2. Extremely; greatly: Their skills were sorely needed.

sorely

(ˈsɔːlɪ)
adv
1. painfully or grievously: sorely wounded.
2. pressingly or greatly: to be sorely taxed; he will be sorely missed.

sore•ly

(ˈsɔr li, ˈsoʊr-)

adv.
1. in a painful manner.
2. extremely; very: I was sorely tempted to complain.
[before 900]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.sorely - to a great degree; "I missed him sorely"; "we were sorely taxed to keep up with them"
2.sorely - in or as if in pain; "she moved painfully forward"; "sorely wounded"
Translations
جِدا، إلى حَدٍّ بَعيد، بصورةٍ حادَّه
akutnětěžce
sárlega
pek çok

sorely

[ˈsɔːlɪ] ADV (= very) → muy; (= much) → mucho; (= deeply) → profundamente; (= seriously) → seriamente
I am sorely temptedestoy muy tentado
I am sorely tempted to dismiss himcasi estoy por despedirlo
he has been sorely triedha tenido que aguantar muchísimo

sorely

[ˈsɔːrli] adv
(= very) [disappointed, missed] → amèrement
(= very much) to be sorely needed → manquer cruellement
to be sorely in need of sth → manquer cruellement de qch
to be sorely tempted to do sth → mourir d'envie de faire qch

sorely

adv temptedsehr, arg (S Ger, Aus, Sw); neededdringend; missedschmerzlich; (liter) afflicted, troubled, offendedzutiefst; woundedschwer; he has been sorely tested or triedseine Geduld wurde auf eine sehr harte Probe gestellt; to be sorely lackingbedauerlicherweise fehlen

sorely

[ˈsɔːlɪ] adv (tempted) → fortemente; (regretted) → amaramente
it is sorely needed → ce n'è un estremo bisogno
she is sorely missed by her family → la sua famiglia sente molto la sua mancanza
he has been sorely tried (frm) → è stato duramente provato

sore

(soː) adjective
1. painful. My leg is very sore; I have a sore leg.
2. suffering pain. I am still a bit sore after my operation.
3. (American) irritated, annoyed or offended. He is still sore about what happened.
noun
a painful, injured or diseased spot on the skin. His hands were covered with horrible sores.
ˈsorely adverb
badly; acutely.
ˈsoreness noun
References in classic literature ?
For I dream I know not how, And my soul is sorely shaken Lest an evil step be taken, - Lest the dead who is forsaken May not be happy now.
The Hunter, sorely against his will, called out to him and said, "Get along with you!
If I thus seem to cry out as one hurt, please remember that I have been sorely bruised and that I do dislike the thought that any son or daughter of mine or yours should be similarly bruised.
For in seeing the sufferer suffering--thereof was I ashamed on account of his shame; and in helping him, sorely did I wound his pride.
Forlorn and disowned, sorely tried and sadly changed--her beauty faded, her mind clouded--robbed of her station in the world, of her place among living creatures--the devotion I had promised, the devotion of my whole heart and soul and strength, might be laid blamelessly now at those dear feet.
Having set his mind fixedly on the project of breaking up the establishment at Astoria, in the current year, M'Dougal was sorely disappointed at finding that Messrs.
Then she grieved sorely at her misfortune, and said she would give him all the wealth of the kingdom if he would let her off, but in vain; till at last her tears softened him, and he said, 'I will give you three days' grace, and if during that time you tell me my name, you shall keep your child.'
Boxtel, quite overcome by his frenzy, fell from the stone upon some Orangemen, who, like him, were sorely vexed at the turn which affairs had taken.
The patience of the members of the Gun Club was sorely tried during this period of time.
The same thought was uppermost in both, that we were near the time of our parting; and remembrance of all the bygone days sate upon us sorely. We talked indeed of what should be done; and it was resolved that Alan should keep to the county, biding now here, now there, but coming once in the day to a particular place where I might be able to communicate with him, either in my own person or by messenger.
And yet, perhaps the chief spoke of some other Mopo, for the name was not my own only--in truth, Chaka had killed a chief of that name at the great mourning, because he said that two Mopos in the land were one too many, and that though this Mopo wept sorely when the tears of others were dry.
The blinded oxen, over-goaded, over-driven, never guided, run into wrong places and are beaten out, and plunge red- eyed and foaming at stone walls, and often sorely hurt the innocent, and often sorely hurt themselves.