Translation of "sting" - English-Spanish dictionary

sting

verb uk /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/

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

picadura
a wasp/bee sting

(Translation of “sting” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

sting

noun /stiŋ/

a part of some plants, insects etc, eg nettles and wasps, that can prick and inject an irritating or poisonous fluid into the wound.

aguijón

an act of piercing with this part

picadura
Some spiders give a poisonous sting.

the wound, swelling, or pain caused by this

picadura
You can soothe a wasp sting by putting vinegar on it.

(Translation of “sting” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)