(डंक मारना / दुखना / प्रेरित करना / तीव्र पीड़ा पहुँचाना)
To prick or wound with a sharp-pointed, often venom-bearing organ / To affect painfully or irritatingly as a result of contact, as certain plants do / To feel acute mental pain or irritation / a clever secret plan carried out by the police in order to catch criminals.
Syn- Stinger, Burn, Bite, Hurt, Prickle, Wound, Injure
E.g-1. I got stung by a bee.
2. I was stung with a huge tax bill
3. Chopping onions makes my eyes sting.
4. It stings a little, but I figured I’d introduce you to my setup.
5. The police ran a sting operation to crack down on illegal guns.