Meaning of soreness in English:



mass noun
  • Pain in a part of one's body.

    ‘he limped off complaining of soreness in the knee’
    ‘stretching after exercise helps prevent muscle soreness’
    • ‘Immediate-onset soreness is characterized by pain during and immediately after exercise.’
    • ‘Soreness should be relieved with cryotherapy, should not interfere with normal gait, and should be absent by the next session.’
    • ‘Lumbar soreness after work which can be quickly relieved by rest is not considered a disease in Chinese medicine.’
    • ‘Subjects were to use the body chart to locate where they felt their soreness.’
    • ‘Its action is upon the muscular and fibrous tissues, where there results a pronounced soreness and aching.’