French translation of 'sorely'
1. (= very) [disappointed, missed] amèrement
2. (= very much)
to be sorely needed manquer cruellement
to be sorely in need of sth manquer cruellement de qch
to be sorely tempted to do sth mourir d’envie de faire qch
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Example Sentences Including 'sorely'
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Not that he was not sorely tempted.THE GUARDSMEN (2004)
But the company sorely needs some stability in its executive team.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Cash is what the company most sorely needs.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
They would feed directly into stronger domestic demand, sorely needed by business.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
An album for fanatics only; those who merely like the band will be sorely disappointed.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
But maintaining them for the future requires a consistency and a resolve that have been sorely lacking in recent years.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Survivor was full of similarly magical touches, but it sorely lacked a coherent narrative and a judicious editor.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The upsurge of hope and optimism is welcome and sorely needed.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
If so, they have been sorely disappointed.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
That is what was sorely lacking in the most recent round.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
That romance was sorely tested through the closing holes yesterday.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
We're sorely tempted to hitch a lift back to the capital.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Your commitment might be sorely tested this year.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
But those who want him to stop talking off it are going to be sorely disappointed.The Sun (2008)
Her constant whining about missing him sorely tempted me to ask why on earth she had come.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
I'd be sorely disappointed if it lasted just ten minutes.The Sun (2013)
Like most war photographers his moral sense was often sorely tested.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Some will be sorely tempted to do so.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
That system is now being sorely tested.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The Portuguese playmaker brought a composure to their midfield yesterday which had been sorely lacking.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
This is cash we sorely need to bring down the deficit and fund schools and hospitals.The Sun (2013)
Yet he must have been sorely tempted to have given it a whirl.The Sun (2007)
Yet visitors hoping to escape to the Cotswolds for fresh air and peace of mind may soon be sorely disappointed.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Indeed, forensic evidence in the case is sorely lacking.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Those convictions were sorely tested over the next three years.Christianity Today (2000)
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British English: sorely ADVERB
Sorely is used to emphasize that a feeling such as disappointment or need is very strong.
I was sorely disappointed.
Translation of sorely from the Collins English to French Dictionary