Sting - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 24/11/2022

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Sting.

3 letter answer(s) to sting

  1. To direct the steering or course of (a vessel). n. 1. The area or structure on a vessel from which the vessel is conned. 2. The position or authority of the officer conning a vessel.
  2. a person serving a sentence in a jail or prison
  3. a swindle in which you cheat at gambling or persuade a person to buy worthless property
  4. an argument opposed to a proposal
  5. commit to memory; learn by heart; "Have you memorized your lines for the play yet?"
  6. deprive of by deceit; "He swindled me out of my inheritance"; "She defrauded the customers who trusted her"; "the cashier gypped me when he gave me too little change"
  7. in opposition to a proposition, opinion, etc.; "much was written pro and con"

4 letter answer(s) to sting

  1. a fraudulent business scheme
  2. con, cheat
  3. deprive of by deceit; "He swindled me out of my inheritance"; "She defrauded the customers who trusted her"; "the cashier gypped me when he gave me too little change"
  1. a device in which something (usually an animal) can be caught and penned
  2. a device to hurl clay pigeons into the air for trapshooters
  3. a hazard on a golf course
  4. a light two-wheeled carriage
  5. catch in or as if in a trap; "The men trap foxes"
  6. drain consisting of a U-shaped section of drainpipe that holds liquid and so prevents a return flow of sewer gas
  7. hold or catch as if in a trap; "The gaps between the teeth trap food particles"
  8. informal terms for the mouth
  9. place in a confining or embarrassing position; "He was trapped in a difficult situation"
  10. something (often something deceptively attractive) that catches you unawares; "the exam was full of trap questions"; "it was all a snare and delusion"
  11. the act of concealing yourself and lying in wait to attack by surprise
  12. to hold fast or prevent from moving; "The child was pinned under the fallen tree"

5 letter answer(s) to sting

  1. a kind of pain such as that caused by a wound or a burn or a sore
  2. be the source of pain
  3. capable of independent and apparently intelligent action; "smart weapons"
  4. characterized by quickness and ease in learning; "some children are brighter in one subject than another"; "smart children talk earlier than the average"
  5. elegant and stylish; "chic elegance"; "a smart new dress"; "a suit of voguish cut"
  6. improperly forward or bold; "don't be fresh with me"; "impertinent of a child to lecture a grownup"; "an impudent boy given to insulting strangers"; "Don't get wise with me!"
  7. painfully severe; "he gave the dog a smart blow"
  8. quick and brisk; "I gave him a smart salute"; "we walked at a smart pace"
  9. showing mental alertness and calculation and resourcefulness

Other crossword clues with similar answers to 'Sting'

"Shut your ___!"
16 down's small flower
Against clubs playing?
Anti body?
Argument against
Being heartless, get away with trick
Bernie Madoff's hedge fun
Big fat mouth
Big mouth
Big mouth, slangily
Bunker perhaps where some turned up
Bunko game
Burrowing arthropods
Carriage in ambush
Carriage; snare
Catch constituent up
Catch lines being raised
Catch some climbing
Catch; carriage
Cell sojourner
Chat volubly after drop of Tanqueray gin?
Clever sting
Con artist's art
Con game
Con job
Contrivance for taking pe
Crosspiece put over hole in floor
Curtailed rascal’s swindle
Deadfall, e.g.
Debate side
Deceive; disadvantage
Deception; disadvantage
Dishonest scheme
Do back up computers
Do computers up
Do some tremendous campaigning
Dodge 22, briefly
Door without a knob, say
Drain part
Drainpipe part
Duffer's challenge
Duffer's locale
Duffer's obstacle
E-mail from a Nigerian pr
E-mail offer of $17,000,0
Elegant and stylish
Eligible for Mensa
Ensnaring scheme
Fashionable public transport making comeback
Fast one
Fast shuffle, so to speak
Fat mouth
Feel the pain
Fiddle about during kinky sex
Fiddle with computers the wrong way
Fleece coats from the south
Fleece coats returned
Fleece overcoats?
Football play
Fraud squad's head about to get married
Fraud when computers backed up
Fraudulent operation
Fraudulent scheme
Gin - hidden danger
Gin? Some coming up
Goal of phishing
Golf course pitfall
Golf hazard
Golf peril
Golfer's concern
Green flanker
Hazard making some upset
Head of company working a swindle
Held up some in ambush?
Help in hunting
Hurt a little
Ingenious sting!
Initially take blame for chops
Intelligent; sting
It may be sprung
It takes folks in
It's catching
Kind of cookie
Kind of door
Light two-wheeled carriage
Like a brainiac
Like a whip?
Like crossword solvers, n
Like some bombs
Like some moves
Like some wine drunk by crook helping holy work
Links hazard
Little attention seekers in hotel with things available at reception
Lobster pot
Many an e-mail "click her
Meat cost regularly on reflection is a swindle
Monkey scratching bottom sees rook
Mouse catcher
Mouth of river feeding water supply
Mouth, in slang
Mouth, slangily
Nattily dressed
Normal time to retire with gin?
Offer that's too good to
On the ball
One found in a pen
One in a pen
One kept in the cooler
One may take you in
One reported to the Bette
One should avoid falling into one of these
One side of an issue
Party animal, female, has male chained up?
Pen filler
Permission to leave last of the porridge
Persuade by trickery
Pipe section
Police operation
Police setup
Police sting
Police sting, e.g.
Pony carriage
Ponzi scheme, e.g.
Prisoner's trick
Pro's opposite
Public transport's turnaround is quick and efficient
Pull a con
Pyramid scheme
Pyramid scheme, e.g.
Return of public transport turned out well
Revolutionary rainproof clothing racket
Rip off bits of clothing aggressively during kinky sex
Rip off raincoats to throw back
Rogue hiding piano in trick
Run a game on
Sales campaign includes dishonest scheme
Sand bar
Set up
Sharp stinging pain
Shell game
Sing Sing inhabitant
Sink pipe part
Skeet device
Snare: section springing back
Snare; light carriage
Some characters in Tristram Shandy are flipping clever!
Some computers returned in dodgy scheme
Specialty of some artists
Spider web, e.g.
Spring site
Start of a Tennessee Will
Start to take blame for ambush?
Sting and Summers essentially invested in small paintings
Sting operation
Sting's bondage sex with Garfunkel
Sting's opening for Simon & Garfunkel, maybe after millions
Sting's technologically advanced, witty and stylish
Sting, basically
Sting, of sorts
Sting; intelligent
Stylish forms of transport going into reverse
Swindle as rascal, extracting last penny
Swindle quiet one out of seafood
Swindle rascal detailed
Swindle, fraud
Take for a ride
Take in
Tense discussion revealing pitfall
Time server
Trick created by cheeky fellow (the penny’s dropped!)
Trickery from monkey scratching rear
Turn computers into a dishonest business
Vagrant’s lost millions in trick
Voting "nay"
Well turned out 1D's bottom raised
Well turned-out NCO's skill
Well-kept small trading centre
Word that can follow the
Word with sand or speed
Word with speed or fire

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