Medical Dictionary


verb \ˈstiŋ\
stung \ˈstəŋ\ sting·ing \ˈstiŋ-iŋ\

Medical Definition of STING

transitive verb
:  to prick painfully: as a :  to pierce or wound with a poisonous or irritating process b :  to affect with sharp quick pain
intransitive verb
:  to feel or cause a keen burning pain or smart <the injection stung>
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