sting - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate sting

sting is hyphenated as sting

How to pronounce sting

sting is pronounced s tɪŋ

Number of syllables in sting

The number of syllables in sting is 1

What part of speech in sting?

sting can be a transitive verb or a noun or a verb participle

How common in the word sting?

sting is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does sting convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'sting'

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Common collocations before 'sting'

away, before, cheek, enough, eye, face, felt, hand, like, made, still, take, tear, tried, will

Common collocations of 'sting'

after, away, before, cheek, did, does, down, enough, even, eye, face, felt, hand, head, hot, just, like, little, made, set, skin, still, take, tear, took, tried, wet, will, wind, word

Words with similar spelling to sting

sing, sling, stang, stink, stint, string, stung, swing, ting

List of anagrams of sting

tings

Common Verb Collocations of sting

be, begin, bite, can, deprive, disarm, do, draw, feel, follow, give, go, have, inflict, leave, lie, lose, make, may, put, remove, rob, smart, smile, take, warp, will, los, 'll, 's

Common Conjunction Collocations of sting

and, but, irk, neither, nor, or, yet, So

Lists containing sting

Dale Chall Words
Words with similar spelling to sing
Words with similar spelling to sling
Words with similar spelling to stang
Words with similar spelling to stink
Words with similar spelling to stint
Words with similar spelling to string
Words with similar spelling to stung
Words with similar spelling to swing
Words with similar spelling to ting
Synonyms of 'acerbity'
Synonyms of 'ache'
Synonyms of 'acidity'
Synonyms of 'acridity'
Synonyms of 'acrimony'
Synonyms of 'affect'
Synonyms of 'afflict'
Synonyms of 'affront'
Synonyms of 'aggrieve'
Synonyms of 'agonize'
Synonyms of 'ail'
Synonyms of 'anguish'
Synonyms of 'auger'
Synonyms of 'beat'
Synonyms of 'beguile'
Synonyms of 'bilk'
Synonyms of 'bit'
Synonyms of 'bite'
Synonyms of 'bleed white'
Synonyms of 'bleed'
Synonyms of 'bristle'
Synonyms of 'bruise'
Synonyms of 'burn'
Synonyms of 'burning'
Synonyms of 'bustle'
Synonyms of 'buzz'
Synonyms of 'chafe'
Synonyms of 'cheat'
Synonyms of 'chisel'
Synonyms of 'clip'
Synonyms of 'con'
Synonyms of 'convulse'
Synonyms of 'cozen'
Synonyms of 'crib'
Synonyms of 'crucify'
Synonyms of 'dart'
Synonyms of 'defraud'
Synonyms of 'diddle'
Synonyms of 'direction finder'
Synonyms of 'distress'
Synonyms of 'drill'
Synonyms of 'edge'
Synonyms of 'euchre'
Synonyms of 'exploit'
Synonyms of 'fang'
Synonyms of 'fester'
Synonyms of 'finagle'
Synonyms of 'fire'
Synonyms of 'flam'
Synonyms of 'fleece'
Synonyms of 'flimflam'
Synonyms of 'flog'
List of anagrams of tings
Common Verb Collocations of asp
Common Adjective Collocations of assailed
Common Adjective Collocations of appraising
Common Noun Collocations of bee
Common Noun Collocations of bees
Common Noun Collocations of bites
Common Verb Collocations of buzzed
Common Verb Collocations of buzz
Common Verb Collocations of bee
Common Verb Collocations of bees
Common Verb Collocations of bitten
Common Noun Collocations of drones
Common Adjective Collocations of darts
Common Adjective Collocations of eunuch
Common Adjective Collocations of flick
Common Verb Collocations of gnats
Common Verb Collocations of gnat
Common Adjective Collocations of gnat
Common Noun Collocations of hornet
Common Verb Collocations of horned
Common Verb Collocations of hornet
Common Verb Collocations of hisses
Common Verb Collocations of hornets
Common Noun Collocations of insect
Common Verb Collocations of idiots
Common Adjective Collocations of itching
Common Adjective Collocations of indictment
Common Adjective Collocations of imps
Common Noun Collocations of jellyfish
Common Verb Collocations of jellyfish
Common Adjective Collocations of jellyfish
Common Adjective Collocations of lash
Common Noun Collocations of mosquitoes
Common Noun Collocations of motes
Common Noun Collocations of mortified
Common Verb Collocations of madness
Common Verb Collocations of mortally
Common Verb Collocations of mortification
Common Noun Collocations of nettles
Common Noun Collocations of nettle
Common Noun Collocations of noisome
Common Verb Collocations of nettles
Common Verb Collocations of nettle
Common Adjective Collocations of nettles
Common Adjective Collocations of nettle
Common Verb Collocations of outnumber
Common Adjective Collocations of overpowering
Common Verb Collocations of prick
Common Adjective Collocations of pricked
Common Adjective Collocations of quag
Common Adjective Collocations of rebuke
Common Verb Collocations of serpent
Common Adjective Collocations of stuck
Common Adjective Collocations of stolen
Common Adjective Collocations of slap
Common Adjective Collocations of stink
Common Adjective Collocations of sting
Common Noun Collocations of tails
Common Verb Collocations of tingling
Common Adjective Collocations of trickled
Common Adjective Collocations of tentacles
Common Adjective Collocations of tickling
Common Noun Collocations of unshed
Common Verb Collocations of unshed