New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: singing · stinking · swinging · clinging · cringing · ringing · staging · stifling · stirring · wringing
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stinging is a grammatical form of: sting »

stinging

1. adjective (of remark) hurtful2. adjective (of blow etc) hard, painful 3. adjective (of body part, pain) sore, sharp4. adjective BOT, ZOOL able to sting 5. noun physical sensation 1 adjective (of remark) hurtfulgéar  c m unimhneach adj1  c m ugoimhiúil adj2binbeach adj1  c m uthe tone of the article is stinging tá goimh san altthey've received stinging criticism tá cáineadh géar déanta orthua stinging remark focal goimhiúil, goineog 2 adjective (of blow etc) hard, painful géar  c m upianmhar adj1  c m unimhneach adj1  c m ua stinging slap clabhta pianmhar, clabhta nimhneachstinging wind gaoth fheanntach, gaoth ghoinideach, gaoth nimhe
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3 adjective (of body part, pain) sore, sharpnimhneach adj1  c m ugoilliúnach adj1  c m uloiscneach  c m uI had a stinging rash on my arm bhí gríos loiscneach ar mo sciathánshe felt a stinging sensation d'airigh sí greadfach, bhraith sí griofadachshe complained about stinging eyes dúirt sí go raibh greadfach ina súile 4 adjective BOT, ZOOL able to sting cailgeach adjstinging ants seangáin chailgeacha, seangáin a bhfuil cealg iontu 5 noun physical sensationgriofadach  c m ugreadfach fem

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