Definition of "bee-stung" []

  • Full and sensuous. Used of lips. (adjective)

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Use "bee-stung" in a sentence
  • "If you knew anything about makeup and faces, you would know you don’t have what we call bee-stung lips, so you should stay away from dark, matte shades."
  • "When, at midnight, you heard Klaus Nomi, with his bee-stung black lips and robot hair, channeling Maria Callas at the Mudd Club, you knew you were in the presence of a genius deviant whose very life was a political act."
  • "Current I.D. methods that take a "holistic" approach can be thrown off by face-lifts, Botox and bee-stung lips."