soreness

Definitions of soreness
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n a pain that is felt (as when the area is touched)

Synonyms:
rawness, tenderness
Types:
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chafing
soreness or irritation of the skin caused by friction
rebound tenderness
pain felt when a hand pressing on the abdomen is suddenly released; a symptom of peritoneal inflammation
chafe
soreness and warmth caused by friction
intertrigo
chafing between two skin surfaces that are in contact (as in the armpit or under the breasts or between the thighs)
Type of:
hurting, pain
a symptom of some physical hurt or disorder

n an uncomfortable feeling of mental painfulness or distress

Synonyms:
discomfort, irritation
Type of:
hurt, suffering
feelings of mental or physical pain

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