Sting - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 02/02/2020

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Sting.

CON
  1. a swindle in which you cheat at gambling or persuade a person to buy worthless property
  2. an argument opposed to a proposal
  3. a person serving a sentence in a jail or prison
  4. in opposition to a proposition, opinion, etc.; "much was written pro and con"
  5. 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.
  6. commit to memory; learn by heart; "Have you memorized your lines for the play yet?"
  7. 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"
SCAM
  1. 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"
  2. a fraudulent business scheme
  3. con, cheat
SMART
  1. capable of independent and apparently intelligent action; "smart weapons"
  2. 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!"
  3. showing mental alertness and calculation and resourcefulness
  4. elegant and stylish; "chic elegance"; "a smart new dress"; "a suit of voguish cut"
  5. quick and brisk; "I gave him a smart salute"; "we walked at a smart pace"
  6. be the source of pain
  7. characterized by quickness and ease in learning; "some children are brighter in one subject than another"; "smart children talk earlier than the average"
  8. painfully severe; "he gave the dog a smart blow"
  9. a kind of pain such as that caused by a wound or a burn or a sore
TRAP
  1. to hold fast or prevent from moving; "The child was pinned under the fallen tree"
  2. the act of concealing yourself and lying in wait to attack by surprise
  3. catch in or as if in a trap; "The men trap foxes"
  4. a hazard on a golf course
  5. hold or catch as if in a trap; "The gaps between the teeth trap food particles"
  6. a device in which something (usually an animal) can be caught and penned
  7. place in a confining or embarrassing position; "He was trapped in a difficult situation"
  8. a light two-wheeled carriage
  9. a device to hurl clay pigeons into the air for trapshooters
  10. drain consisting of a U-shaped section of drainpipe that holds liquid and so prevents a return flow of sewer gas
  11. informal terms for the mouth
  12. something (often something deceptively attractive) that catches you unawares; "the exam was full of trap questions"; "it was all a snare and delusion"

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16 down's small flower
Against clubs playing?
Ambush
Anti body?
Argument against
Bamboozle
Bernie Madoff's hedge fun
Big fat mouth
Big mouth
Big mouth, slangily
Brainy
Bright
Bunker perhaps where some turned up
Bunko game
Burn
Burrowing arthropods
Capture
Carriage in ambush
Catch constituent up
Catch lines being raised
Catch-22
Cell sojourner
Chat volubly after drop of Tanqueray gin?
Cheat
Chic
Clever
Clever sting
Con
Con artist's art
Con game
Con job
Contrivance for taking pe
Corner
Cozenage
Crosspiece put over hole in floor
Deadfall, e.g.
Debate side
Deception
Deception; disadvantage
Decoy
Defraud
Dishonest scheme
Do back up computers
Do computers up
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 with computers the wrong way
Fleece
Fleece coats returned
Fleece overcoats?
Flimflam
Football play
Fraud
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
Hoax
Hoodwink
Hurt
Hurt a little
Hustle
Ingenious sting!
Initially take blame for chops
Intelligent
Intelligent; sting
It may be sprung
It takes folks in
It's catching
Jailbird
Kind of cookie
Kind of door
Kisser
Like a brainiac
Like a whip?
Like crossword solvers, n
Like some bombs
Like some moves
Links hazard
Lobster pot
Many an e-mail "click her
Mensa-eligible
Mouse catcher
Mouth, in slang
Mouth, slangily
Nattily dressed
Natty
Nonpro?
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 side of an issue
Opposing
Party animal, female, has male chained up?
Pen filler
Permission to leave last of the porridge
Persuade by trickery
Piehole
Pipe section
Pitfall
Police operation
Police setup
Police sting
Police sting, e.g.
Ponzi scheme, e.g.
Prisoner
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
Rip off bits of clothing aggressively during kinky sex
Rip off raincoats to throw back
Rip-off
Ripoff
Run a game on
Ruse
Sand bar
Scam
Set up
Sharp stinging pain
Shell game
Sing Sing inhabitant
Sink pipe part
Skeet device
Snare
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 operation
Sting's bondage sex with Garfunkel
Sting's technologically advanced, witty and stylish
Sting, basically
Sting, of sorts
Sting; intelligent
Stylish
Stylish forms of transport going into reverse
Subterfuge
Swindle
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
Upper-class?
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
Whiplike?
Word that can follow the
Word with sand or speed
Word with speed or fire
Yardbird
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