a flight or flock of mallards.
adjective, sorer, sorest. 1. physically painful or sensitive, as a wound, hurt, or diseased part: a sore arm. 2. suffering bodily pain from wounds, bruises, etc., as a person: He is sore because of all that exercise. 3. suffering mental pain; grieved, distressed, or sorrowful: to be sore at heart. 4. causing great mental pain, […]
adjective 1. pertaining to or resembling a soredium.
noun, plural soredia [suh-ree-dee-uh] /səˈri di ə/ (Show IPA) (in a lichen) 1. a group of algal cells surrounded by hyphal tissue, occurring on the surface of the thallus and functioning in vegetative reproduction. noun 1. an organ of vegetative reproduction in lichens consisting of a cluster of algal cells enclosed in fungal hyphae: dispersed […]
noun, Informal. 1. a disgruntled or vindictive person, especially an unsportsmanlike loser: Don’t be such a sorehead, they won fair and square. noun 1. (informal, mainly US & Canadian) a peevish or disgruntled person soppy