Definition of Stingingly

1. Adverb. In a stinging way. ¹



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Definition of Stingingly

1. [adv]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Stingingly

stingbull
stinged
stinger
stingerless
stingers
stingfish
stingfishes
stingier
stingiest
stingily
stinginess
stinginesses
stinging
stinging hair
stinging nettle
stingingly (current term)
stingings
stingless
stingo
stingos
stingray
stingrays
stings
stingy
stink
stink-bomb
stink-cat
stink-cats
stink badger
stink badgers

Literary usage of Stingingly

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1889)
"Well, it's been л stingingly painful one to me. I don't like the exposure of it ; and, of course, you found out the sort of people we are at once. ..."

2. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1864)
"... they came hardly and stingingly to one who so seldom wept ; and at the sight of them her son was greatly moved. Stooping before her, he kissed one hand ..."

3. John Sherman's Recollections of Forty Years in the House, Senate and Cabinet by John Sherman (1895)
"If AJ was not callous to all that would affect gentlemen generally, he would feel this rebuke stingingly. But since he has betrayed the men who elected him ..."

4. The American Dramatist by Montrose Jonas Moses (1911)
"There is something stingingly true in Burke's utterance, put in the mouth of his Rip Van Winkle: " Are we so soon ..."

5. The American Dramatist by Montrose Jonas Moses (1917)
"There is something stingingly true in Burke's utterance, put in the mouth of his Rip Van Winkle: "Are we so soon forgot when we are gone? ..."

6. The American Dramatist by Montrose Jonas Moses (1917)
"... something stingingly true in Burke's utterance, put in the mouth of his Rip Van Winkle: " Are we so soon forgot when we are gone? ..."

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