- One that stings, especially an insult, that stings or wounds mentally. (noun)
- A stinging organ or part. (noun)
- A sharp blow. (noun)
- Slang One who participates in or organizes the operation of a sting. (noun)
- A cocktail of crème de menthe and brandy. (noun)
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