Simple Definition of sorely
: very much
Examples of sorely
You will be sorely missed.
She provided some sorely needed help.
The house is sorely in need of paint.
He is sorely lacking in social skills.
Before 12th Century
First Known Use of sorely
before 12th century
Seen and Heard
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