Translation of "sting" - English-Portuguese dictionary

sting

verb uk /stɪŋ/ us /stɪŋ/ past tense and past participle stung

If an insect, plant, etc. stings you, it causes pain by putting poison into your skin.

picar
He was stung by a wasp.
noun uk /stɪŋ/ us /stɪŋ/

a painful wound that you get when an insect, plant, etc. puts poison into your skin

picada
a wasp/bee sting

(Translation of “sting” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)