Sore - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Sore.

ACHING
ACHY
IRRITATED
TENDER
VEXED
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ACHING
  1. have a desire for something or someone who is not present; "She ached for a cigarette"; "I am pining for my lover"
  2. a dull persistent (usually moderately intense) pain
  3. feel physical pain; "Were you hurting after the accident?"
  4. be the source of pain
  5. causing a dull and steady pain; "my aching head"; "her old achy joints"
ACHY
  1. causing a dull and steady pain; "my aching head"; "her old achy joints"
IRRITATED
  1. excite to an abnormal condition, or chafe or inflame; "Aspirin irritates my stomach"
  2. excite to some characteristic action or condition, such as motion, contraction, or nervous impulse, by the application of a stimulus; "irritate the glands of a leaf"
  3. cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations;
  4. aroused to impatience or anger; "made an irritated gesture"; "feeling nettled from the constant teasing"; "peeved about being left out"; "felt really pissed at her snootiness"; "riled no end by his lies"; "roiled by the delay"
TENDER
  1. given to sympathy or gentleness or sentimentality; "a tender heart"; "a tender smile"; "tender loving care"; "tender memories"; "a tender mother"
  2. a formal proposal to buy at a specified price
  3. make tender or more tender as by marinating, pounding, or applying a tenderizer; "tenderize meat"
  4. someone who waits on or tends to or attends to the needs of another
  5. make a tender of; in legal settlements
  6. something that can be used as an official medium of payment
  7. offer or present for acceptance
  8. propose a payment; "The Swiss dealer offered $2 million for the painting"
  9. (of plants) not hardy; easily killed by adverse growing condition; "tender green shoots"
  10. having or displaying warmth or affection; "affectionate children"; "a fond embrace"; "fond of his nephew"; "a tender glance"; "a warm embrace"
  11. young and immature; "at a tender age"
  12. hurting; "the tender spot on his jaw"
  13. (used of
VEXED
  1. troubled persistently especially with petty annoyances; "harassed working mothers"; "a harried expression"; "her poor pestered father had to endure her constant interruptions"; "the vexed parents of an unruly teenager"
  2. causing difficulty in finding an answer or solution; much disputed; "the vexed issue of priorities"; "we live in vexed and troubled times"
Clue Database Last Updated: 21/10/2018 9:00am

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