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Definition of Sting

Sting
Sting Sting, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Stung(Archaic Stang); p. pr. & vb. n. Stinging.] [AS. stingan; akin to Icel. & Sw. stinga, Dan. stinge, and probably to E. stick, v.t.; cf. Goth. usstiggan to put out, pluck out. Cf. Stick, v. t.] 1. To pierce or wound with a sting; as, bees will sting an animal that irritates them; the nettles stung his hands. 2. To pain acutely; as, the conscience is stung with remorse; to bite. ``Slander stings the brave.' --Pope. 3. To goad; to incite, as by taunts or reproaches.

Meaning of Sting from wikipedia

- Look up sting, stinging, or stings in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Sting may refer to: Stinger or sting, a structure of an animal to inject venom...
- Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner CBE (born 2 October 1951), known as Sting, is an English musician, singer, songwriter and actor. He was the frontman, songwriter...
- The Sting is a 1973 American caper film set in September 1936, involving a complicated plot by two professional grifters (Paul Newman and Robert Redford)...
- Steve Borden (born March 20, 1959), better known by the ring name Sting, is an American professional wrestler and former bodybuilder, currently signed...
- bee sting is the wound and pain caused by the stinger of a female bee puncturing skin. Bee stings differ from insect bites, with the venom of stinging insects...
- Sting Energy (or Sting) is a carbonated energy drink from PepsiCo International and produced by Rockstar Inc. Sting is available in flavours such as original...
- law enforcement, a sting operation is a deceptive operation designed to catch a person attempting to commit a crime. A typical sting will have an undercover...
- genes (STING), also known as transmembrane protein 173 (TMEM173) and MPYS/MITA/ERIS is a protein that in humans is encoded by the STING1 gene. STING plays...
- The Schmidt sting pain index is a pain scale rating the relative pain caused by different hymenopteran stings. It is mainly the work of Justin O. Schmidt...
- For most of their history the line-up consisted of primary songwriter Sting (lead vocals, b**** guitar), Andy Summers (guitar) and Stewart Copeland (drums...