sorehead

noun
sore·​head | \ ˈsȯr-ˌhed How to pronounce sorehead (audio) \

Definition of sorehead

: a person easily angered or disgruntled

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Other Words from sorehead

sorehead or soreheaded \ ˈsȯr-​ˈhe-​dəd How to pronounce soreheaded (audio) \ adjective

Examples of sorehead in a Sentence

Just because you lost, don't be a sorehead!

First Known Use of sorehead

1848, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of sorehead was in 1848

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Cite this Entry

“Sorehead.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sorehead. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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sorehead

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English Language Learners Definition of sorehead

US, informal + disapproving : a person who easily becomes angry or upset

sorehead

noun
sore·​head | \ -ˌhed How to pronounce sorehead (audio) \

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