Gold sore
Sore Sore, n. [OE. sor, sar, AS. s[=a]r. See {Sore}, a.] 1. A place in an animal body where the skin and flesh are ruptured or bruised, so as to be tender or painful; a painful or diseased place, such as an ulcer or a boil. [1913 Webster]

The dogs came and licked his sores. --Luke xvi. 21. [1913 Webster]

2. Fig.: Grief; affliction; trouble; difficulty. --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

I see plainly where his sore lies. --Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster]

{Gold sore}. (Med.) See under {Gold}, n. [1913 Webster]


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