Definition of sorely adverb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

sorely

 adverb
adverb
NAmE//ˈsɔrli//
 
 
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seriously; very much I was sorely tempted to complain, but I didn't. If you don't come to the reunion you'll be sorely missed. Their patience was sorely tested as yet another delay to the scheduled service was announced.
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