stinger


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Synonyms for stinger

a cocktail made of made of creme de menthe and brandy

a remark capable of wounding mentally

a portable low altitude surface-to-air missile system using infrared guidance and an impact fuse

a sharp organ of offense or defense (as of a wasp or stingray or scorpion) often connected with a poison gland

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a sharp stinging blow

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The HyperX Stinger Wireless is PC, PS4TM, PS4TM Pro ready, it said.
The stingers of bees and wasps are different in some ways.
The Stinger is the best looking vehicle Kia have produced and they describe the head-turner as a four-door fastback.
The stingers are now on-board a fleet of Vauxhall Insignias used by response officers to attend emergencies in Solihull and Coventry.
Mr Jamieson, said: "I'm very pleased I have been able to fund these new police stingers with money seized from criminals."
And the Stinger won with members awarding the car 46 vote, ahead of Jaguar's innovative electric-powered I-Pace, the Suzuki Swift supermini, Volvo's XC40 compact sports utility and the Citroen C3 Aircross.
"We look forward to welcoming lots of people in the area to experience the Kia Stinger and our new showroom for themselves."
While the spider remains paralyzed, the wasp would lay its eggs on it through the large stinger. Most parasitoid wasps have a long organ called the ovipositor, which helps them place eggs into or on their prey.
HERE'S a sting in the tail of a classy new model from Kia - the Stinger.
The new Kia Stinger is more than a match for the likes of the BMW 4 Series or the Audi S5 and it's coming in at a fraction of the price.
Following a successful introduction to the UK last year, the Kia Stinger, now available at Gravells Kia, has been awarded 'Best Performance Car' in the UK Car of the Year Awards (COTY) 2018.
But these are the remarkable statistics claimed for the new Kia Stinger - and after a week at the wheel of the range-topping 3.3 T-GDi V6 GT S model I would be the last to argue as this car is seriously fast.
The new Kia Stinger is more than a match for the likes of the BMW 4 Series or the Audi S5 - and it's coming at a fraction of the price.