Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
AS. stingan,; akin to Icel. & Sw. stinga, Dan. stinge, and probably to E. stick, v.t.; cf. Goth. usstiggan, to put out, pluck out. Cf. Stick (v. t.)
Portia's stinging words went over and over through her mind.
"The Real Adventure" by Henry Kitchell Webster
All this may safely be left to those hands which spoiled death of his sting, and to that love which is stronger than death.
"Catharine" by Nehemiah Adams
And he was more startled when they flew right into his face and lighted on his nose and began to sting.
"The Tale of Cuffy Bear" by Arthur Scott Bailey
The real sting of the episode lay in Valencia Valdes' attitude toward him.
"A Daughter of the Dons" by William MacLeod Raine
Last night's snow was almost a blizzard, and left it stinging cold.
"The Little Colonel's Chum: Mary Ware" by Annie Fellows Johnston
The sting lay in the fact that someone had troubled to think them.
"Kenny" by Leona Dalrymple
It is not said that sin is the only bitterness, but it is the sting which contains in it the venom of a most exquisite torture.
"Sermons Preached at Brighton" by Frederick W. Robertson
But the tall gentleman with the white face and the long cloak left a sting behind him.
"The Harbor Master" by Theodore Goodridge Roberts
The question of pay could sting her from her numbness.
"The Debtor" by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
When the ravisher brings her sting into play the bee also uses its sting, and with fury.
"Social Life in the Insect World" by J. H. Fabre
And ever as we went, behind there came
Strange whispers from his wings,
That stirr'd me, touching like a secret flame
That leaps and keenly stings.
"The Two Angels" by Alexander Anderson
For I shall feel the sting of ceaseless pain
If there I meet thy gentle presence not;
Nor hear the voice I love, nor read again
In thy serenest eyes the tender thought.
"The Future Life" by William Cullen Bryant
I almost gave my life long ago for a thing
That has gone to dust now, stinging my eyes—
It is strange how often a heart must be broken
Before the years can make it wise.
"Dust" by Sara Teasdale
Why heaves the sigh in this unruffled breast?
'Tis not the past can tinge this cheek with shame;
No fury stings, no envy gnaws my rest,
And love, to me, is but an empty name.
"Ode To Sleep" by Emma Lyon
He will to thee some wholesome counsel give,
How stings of conscience may be best allay'd:
Thou comfort from his counsel shalt receive,
If thou in time wilt call on him for aid.
"An Admonition To The Sick To Call For A Clergyman And A Physician, And To Shun All Charms, &c. &c." by Rees Prichard
I knew you as I knew these happy things,
Passing, unwept, on wide and tranquil wings
To their own place in nature; below, above
Transient passion with its stains and stings.
For this strange pity that you knew not of
Was neither lust nor love.
"The New Aspasia" by Muriel Stuart
Year-long DC undercover sting netted arrests, guns, drugs.
3 packed cups fresh stinging nettles , cooked and drained for easy handling.
New Britain Prostitution Sting Nets 20 Arrests.
Wasp stings hospitalize 12 Temple Emanuel students in Kensington Monday morning.
Sting honored with "Green Oscar".
If you hear our National Anthem and feel the sting of a tear in your eye, you are a Patriot.
Immigration sting hits San Diego ' pedicab ' drivers.
The arrests of 37-year-old Timothy Hackett and 25-year-old William Williams III comes as part of an ongoing undercover sting operation according to the Stafford County Sheriff's Office.
Another Pimping Arrest Connected to April Sting in Coralville.
For Years, the Tabloids' Sting Kept British Politicians in Line.
Gatesville powder puff to benefit Big Sting.
NEW YORK A Bangladeshi man who came to the United States to wage jihad was arrested in an elaborate FBI sting on Wednesday after attempting to blow up a fake car bomb outside the Federal Reserve building in Manhattan, authorities said.
Nafis was arrested on Oct 17 following a FBI sting operation.
New stars join previously announced lineup of performers, including Christina Aguilera, Jon Bon Jovi, Billy Joel, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band and Sting.
Clippers' setback stings a bit.
It would be intere sting to see if TracyWidom type distribution functions also appear in these biological problems.
Random Matrices, the Ulam Problem, Directed Polymers & Growth Models, and Sequence Matching
Although it is di ﬃcult to estimate a de ﬁnitive amount of center-to-limb variations from the exi sting X-ray maps, we note that the recent XMM-Newton observations of NGC 3242 presented by Ruiz et al. (2006) show a smooth distribution of X-ray emission with no apparent limb brightening.
The evolution of planetary nebulae. V. The diffuse X-ray emission
Another intere sting point between the two ﬁgures is the improvement rate of the accuracy against the number of samples, where the rate appears gradually reduced as the sample sizes in Figure 5.
Loss Tomography from Tree Topologies to General Topologies
However, constants can make the calculation of C (s) for short stings profoundly dependent on the UTM used .
Assessing Cognitive Randomness: A Kolmogorov Complexity Approach
The EM transition matrix elements are evaluated in between w.f.’s which are solutions of the Schrödinger equation, with a nuclear Hamiltonian, H, consi sting of a kinetic term plus two- and three-body interaction terms—in the present case, the Argo nne-v18 and Illinois-7, respectively.
GFMC calculations of electromagnetic moments and M1 transitions in $A\leq 9$ nuclei