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How to Pronounce sting?

Correct pronunciation for the word "sting" is [stˈɪŋ], [stˈɪŋ], [s_t_ˈɪ_ŋ].

Definition of sting

  1. To pierce with a sting, like a wasp or scorpion; to pain acutely.
  2. A sharp pointed weapon with which certain animals are armed for their defence; the thrust of a sting into the flesh; anything that gives acute pain; the point in the last verse of an epigram; that which gives the principal pain or constitutes the chief terror.

Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language By Nuttall, P.Austin

What are similar-sounding words for sting?

What is the present tense of Sting?

  • The personal forms of the verb "sting" in the present tense are as follows:

  • - I sting

  • - You sting

  • - He/she/it stings

  • - We sting

  • - You sting

  • - They sting
  • What is the past tense of Sting?

  • The personal forms of the verb "sting" in the past tense are as follows:

  • - I stung

  • - You stung

  • - He/she/it stung

  • - We stung

  • - You stung

  • - They stung
  • What is the adjective for sting?

    The adjective form of the word "sting" is "stinging".

    Usage over time for sting:

    This graph shows how "sting" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

    What is the plural form of sting?

    The plural of the "sting" can be the "stings".

    What is the singular form of sting?

    The singular of the "sting" can be the "sting".

    Synonyms for Sting:


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