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English definition of “sting”


noun     /stɪŋ/
WOUND [C] a painful wound that you get when an insect , plant , etc puts poison into your skin : a wasp / bee sting Injuring and injuriesPain and painful
PAIN [no plural] a sudden , burning pain in your eyes , skin , etc Pain and painful
UPSET [no plural] the feeling of being upset by something: the sting of defeat Making people sad, shocked and upset
(Definition of sting noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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