There are 2 translations of sting in Spanish:

sting1

Pronunciation: /stɪŋ/

n

  • 2 u 2.1 (pain) escozor (m), ardor (m) (CS) the sting of remorse/conscience el gusanillo de la consciencia 2.2 (hurtfulness) there was a sting in her words sus palabras fueron hirientes

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Word of the day lavado
m
wash …
Cultural fact of the day

In the River Plate region of Latin America the word copetín can mean an aperitif or light snack, or a social occasion at which these are consumed, generally before the evening meal.

There are 2 translations of sting in Spanish:

sting2

(past & past p stung)

vt

  • 1 [bee/scorpion/jellyfish/nettle] picar*
  • 2 2.1 (cause pain) hacer* escocer, hacer* arder (CS) 2.2 (mentally, emotionally) [reproach/criticism] herir* profundamente 2.3 (goad, incite) to sting sb into sth incitar a algn a + inf this stung him into retaliation esto lo incitó a vengarse she was stung into defending herself la provocaron y se defendió
  • 3 (cheat, overcharge) [slang/argot] I was stung for $65 me clavaron 65 dólares [familiar/colloquial]

vi

  • 1 [insect/jellyfish/nettle] picar*

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Word of the day lavado
m
wash …
Cultural fact of the day

In the River Plate region of Latin America the word copetín can mean an aperitif or light snack, or a social occasion at which these are consumed, generally before the evening meal.