Part of speech:
To harden or impart a finish to by subjecting to intense heat; fire:
To feel a sudden, brief, darting pain or pang
To have a prickly or stinging sensation; tingle
To be the source of such pain, as a wound
To stick out; protrude
To have or cause pain
To irritate; vex.
To punish or torture by fixing on a stake
To have or produce a feeling of physical pain or discomfort:
(Slang) To take (drugs) illegally:
To waste time; dawdle
To defeat soundly:
(Informal) To take advantage of by cheating, sponging, etc.
To injure or kill.
Swindle is to use deception, lies or fraudulent is defined as to trick someone or to obtain something that is not yours.
To swindle; cheat:
To take something from (another) by means of unseemly or deceptive methods.
To deceive or cheat.
To take something from by fraud; swindle:
(Sports) To position oneself closer to a certain area than is normal or expected:
Bilk is defined as to swindle or get out of paying.
To cause (someone) to feel impatient or angry; annoy:
To arouse to passionate feeling or action:
A sudden sharp feeling of emotional distress:
A sly trick or deception
An act of cheating; swindle; fraud
The definition of a con is a disadvantage, a negative reason or a scam designed to trick or defraud someone.
A swindle in which an unsuspecting person is cheated; a confidence game.
A sudden sensation of anguish or pain
A source of pain, irritation, grief, distress, etc.
An injury to the feelings.
A jolting recoil:
A rim or brink:
A cause of such suffering; pain, sorrow, poverty, squalor, etc.
A dull, steady pain.
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
Damage or harm done to or suffered by a person or thing:
Find another word for stings. In this page you can discover 47 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for stings, like: burns, bites, twinges, pricks, sticks, tingles, smarts, pokes, pierces, pains and nettles.