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Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Inherited from Old English sting, stincg, from Proto-Germanic *stangiz.

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

stynge (plural styngges)

  1. A sting; the pain caused by a stinger or any analogous pain.
  2. (rare) A stinger; the sharp point of an insect used to sting.
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Etymology 2Edit

From Old English stingan.

VerbEdit

stynge

  1. Alternative form of stingen